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RCL Update, Week 4: Revenge of The UCL’s

Holy shiitake mushroom Batman... is it safe to come out yet? Bobby Parnell, Jarrod Parker, Kris Medlen, Brandon Beachy, Patrick Corbin, Bruce Rondon, Jameson Taillon, Matt Moore, and now Ivan Nova have all fallen slain to some guy named Tommy John. Arrest this guy someone! Isn't this world tragic enough without some mad man weaponizing UCL's? Personally, I think this is all...
Via Razzball
2 days ago  |  Discuss

The New York Mets Need To Give Daniel Murphy A Contract Extension Now

For some reason, there has been this vibe around the New York Mets that second baseman Daniel Murphy is all but a lock to be traded in the off season because “he’ll cost too much”. According to Cot’s Baseball Contracts, the Mets only have $54 million committed to next year’s roster, not including raises to arbitration eligible players such as Lucas Duda, Bobby Parnell,...
Via The Daily Stache
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Kyle Farnsworth is the new Mets closer

Kyle Farnsworth will take over as New York Mets closer, replacing fellow veteran reliver Jose Valverde, said manager Terry Collins before Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Braves. Valverde took over as closer after Bobby Parnell was lost for the season with a partially torn MCL in his right elbow. After pitching six scoreless outings to open the season, Valverde has been hit...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
4 days ago  |  Discuss

The future of the Mets bullpen

It’s been a very common issue with the Mets over the past number of seasons and this year is no different. The team has good starting pitching, along with a good lineup. But it’s the bullpen that continues to worry Mets fans all over. The year didn’t start off well, as Bobby Parnell went down with an injury that required surgery and will keep him out of the 2014 season. Vic...
Via Mets360.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

The Loss Of Bobby Parnell Hasn’t Hurt…Yet

The New York Mets have been dealt a huge blow following the news that closer Bobby Parnell will miss the remainder of the 2014 season after undergoing Tommy John surgery – giving Betfair fans something to think about at this early stage of the MLB campaign. Just a day after his blown save in the Mets season opener against Washington, the 29-year old had been diagnosed with a partial...
Via The Daily Stache
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Parnell Had Successful Tommy John Surgery Today

April 8 The Mets announced.that closer Bobby Parnell underwent successful Tommy John surgery today. Parnell made the decision to undergo the procedure right away without seeking a second opinion because he did not want the uncertainty of wondering when the medial collateral ligament ultimately would give out. He also wanted to minimize the risk of the injury affecting his 2015...
Via Mets Merized Online
16 days ago  |  Discuss

My Thoughts On Montero To The Bullpen

  With the news that closer Bobby Parnell will miss the rest of the season after deciding to have Tommy John surgery, I received a couple of emails asking me if this could pave the way for the MLB debut of pitching prospect Rafael Montero. The 23-year old control artist had a stellar season debut for Triple-A Las Vegas on Thursday, tossing six scoreless innings, allowing just four...
Via Mets Merized Online
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Bobby Parnell to have Tommy John surgery

New York Mets closer Bobby Parnell has decided to proceed with Tommy John surgery and will miss the remainder of the 2014 season. Team doctor David Atlchek is scheduled to perform the procedure Tuesday at the Hospital for Special Surgery in Manhattan. Parnell was diagnosed Tuesday with a partial tear of the medial collateral ligament in his right elbow, a day after suffering a blown...
Via Pro Sports Daily
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Parnell Will Have Tommy John Surgery

  According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, Mets closer Bobby Parnell has elected to have Tommy John surgery on his pitching elbow. Parnell appeared in just one game for the Mets this season. The... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Via MetsMinor.net
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets' Bobby Parnell to have Tommy John surgery

The New York Mets made some unsettling news on Sunday, just hours after the Pittsburgh Pirates announced the same news.  Closer Bobby Parnell's season is done just as quick as it started.  From Adam Rubin of ESPN.com:"New York Mets closer Bobby Parnell has decided to proceed with Tommy John surgery and will miss the remainder of the 2014 season. Team doctor David...
Via Sports Injury Alert
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Parnell Will Miss 2014 Season, Decides To Undergo Tommy John Surgery

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, Mets closer Bobby Parnell has elected to have Tommy John surgery on his pitching elbow. Parnell appeared in just one game for the Mets this season. The result was a blown save on Opening Day– a game in which his velocity was well below his career norm. The following day the Mets sent their closer to have his elbow examined, and doctors...
Via Mets Merized Online
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets closer Parnell will have Tommy John surgery

NEW YORK (AP) The Mets say closer Bobby Parnell will have Tommy John surgery and is out for the season.
Via FOXSports.com
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets Rumors: Joel Hanrahan a 'definite possibility' for New York

Earlier today, the New York Mets learned that right-handed pitcher Bobby Parnell would have to undergo Tommy John surgery. They have Jose Valverde filling in at the closer spot and will need to add more depth to their bullpen.One name to keep an eye on is right-handed pitcher Joel Hanrahan, who is coming off of Tommy John surgery. Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish reports that Hanrahan...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
17 days ago  |  Discuss

See You Next Year

MEDICAL UPDATE: The Mets announced tonight that RHP Bobby Parnell has decided to undergo Tommy John surgery. — New York Mets (@Mets) April 6, 2014
Via Metstradamus
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Bobby Parnell to undergo Tommy John surgery

New York Mets closer Bobby Parnell will undergo Tommy John surgery on Tuesday. While the news is not a surprise, it still comes as a tough blow to the Mets who now are going with Jose Valverde as their closer. Parnell will undergo surgery on Tue. @ the Hospital for Special Surgery. Mets Medical Director Dr. David Altchek will perform the procedure. — New York Mets (@Mets) April...
Via Tireball.com
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets’ Bobby Parnell to have Tommy John surgery

On April 1, the New York Mets announced incumbent closer Bobby Parnell had a partially torn MCL. After receiving a platelet rich plasma shot, the plan was to have Parnell rest for two weeks, then begin a light throwing program. However, today, only five days after the initial diagnosis, the Mets announced Parnell will undergo Tommy John surgery. MEDICAL UPDATE: The Mets announced...
Via Sports-Glory
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Parnell To Undergo Tommy John Surgery

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, Mets closer Bobby Parnell has elected to have Tommy John surgery on his pitching elbow. Parnell appeared in just one game for the Mets this season. The result was a blown save on Opening Day– a game in which his velocity was well below his career norm. The following day the Mets sent their closer to have his elbow examined, and doctors...
Via Mets Merized Online
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Bobby Parnell Will Get Tommy John Surgery

PHOTO COURTESY: BARTON SILVERMAN/NY TIMES The news for Mets closer Bobby Parnell went from bad to worse on Sunday. After tearing his MCL during the team’s Opening Day loss last week, the team’s official Twitter handle announced that Parnell would be getting season ending surgery this week: MEDICAL UPDATE: The Mets announced tonight that RHP Bobby Parnell has decided to undergo...
Via New York Sports-Kings
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets closer Bobby Parnell has 50-50 chance of Tommy John surgery

The New York Mets lost to the Washington Nationals on Thursday by the score of 8-3.  The Mets dropped to 0-3, last in the National League East. Zack Wheeler gave up three runs on seven hits in six innings and took the loss, but the Mets bullpen allowed five runs in three innings. The bullpen took a blow with the loss of closer Bobby Parnell, who was diagnosed with a partial...
Via Sports Injury Alert
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets bullpen waives legitimate red flag in Nationals series

Well, you couldn’t have scripted a rougher start than the Met’s opening series against the Nationals.   The Mets, one strike away from an exciting, hard-fought win, lost a heartbreaker Opening Day after an implosion of the bullpen in the late innings.  After two more lackluster games, the sweep became inevitable culminating with five more runs coughed up by the already beleaguered...
Via Mets360.com
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Team Doctors Say Elbow Surgery Is 50/50 For Parnell

April 3 Bobby Parnell indicated Thursday that team doctors have told him it is “50-50” whether he will require Tommy John surgery. The injured closer added that he may make a decision about whether to have surgery in two weeks — not wait the full six weeks that includes a throwing program Sandy Alderson laid out Wednesday. That’s because Tommy John surgery has a 10- to 14...
Via Mets Merized Online
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Parnell says surgery '50-50' chance

Bobby Parnell indicated Thursday that team doctors have told him it is “50-50” whether he will require Tommy John surgery. The injured closer added that he may make a decision about whether to have surgery in two weeks -- not wait the full six weeks that includes a throwing program Sandy Alderson laid out Wednesday. That’s because Tommy John surgery has a 10- to 14-month...
Via Pro Sports Daily
20 days ago  |  Discuss

The New York Mets need to ‘mind their P’s & Q’s’

Growing up we all heard the phrase – “Mind your p’s and q’s.” To paraphrase the definition, it meant to mind your own business. In the business of putting together a competitive baseball team, the New York Mets have some work to do. It starts with P’s and Q. With Bobby Parnell already injured, Jose Valverde gets the nod to be the team’s closer. If one game is any indication...
Via NYMetsLife
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Parnell out at least 6 weeks, Tommy John surgery possible

Bobby Parnell’s partially torn medial collateral ligament in his right elbow will cost him at least six weeks with the Mets, and potentially much longer. According to general manager Sandy Alderson, the right-hander’s “conservative” rehab approach will entail about two weeks of rest followed by a throwing program that would last a month, if he is healthy enough to complete...
Via Pro Sports Daily
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Can the Mets trust Jose Valverde?

Now that the New York Mets have lost another important bullpen arm in Bobby Parnell, the Mets will now have to live on the edge and rely on veteran closer Jose Valverde to lock down games for the foreseeable future. If it hasn’t been rocky before in the Mets’ bullpen before, well, buckle up because it’s going to be a bumpy ride. Valverde has been known to give managers, and...
Via Mets360.com
21 days ago  |  Discuss

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