DAISUKE MATSUZAKA NEWS

MMO Game Recap: Nationals 4, Mets 2

The Mets (76-81) lost to the Nationals (92-64) tonight by a score of 4 to 2 in Washington. What you should know: The Mets fell to the Nationals for the 14th time this season tonight behind a strong effort from starting pitcher Tanner Roark who won his 15th game of the season. Bartolo Colon fielded himself into trouble in the 5th inning. After he failed to break off the mound to...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets Injury Update: Josh Edgin, Daisuke Matsuzaka

The New York Mets enter Wednesday's game against the Miami Marlins with a 65-74 record, fourth in the National League East. The Mets are a respectable 13th in the Major Leagues in ERA despite major injuries to pitchers Matt Harvey and Bobby Parnell. There is some relatively good news on pitchers Josh Edgin and Daisuke Matsuzaka, who should be ready to return to the team...
Via Sports Injury Alert
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets activate RHP Matsuzaka, put RHP Black on DL

NEW YORK (AP) The New York Mets have put reliever Vic Black on the 15-day disabled list because of a herniated disk in his neck and activated right-hander Daisuke Matsuzaka. The Mets made the moves before Thursday night's game against Atlanta. Matsuzaka was put on the 15-day DL on July 26 with elbow inflammation. Black received a cortisone shot on Wednesday. General manager...
Via AP on Fox
August 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Vic Black Headed To DL, Matsuzaka Recalled

UPDATE: Thursday, August 28th, 6:53pm According to the Mets, Vic Black is heading to the DL and will be replaced by Daisuke Matsuzaka on the active roster. Original Story Vic Black has been one of the brightest stars for the Mets this season. He’s pitched to 2.20 ERA over 32.2 and has 31 strikeouts. With that great success comes an even greater relief that the stud righty should...
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August 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Dice-K’s The Competition, Picks Up Win In Cyclones’ Rehab Start

BROOKLYN, N.Y. – In front of an over capacity crowd of 8,005 at MCU Park in Coney Island, Daisuke Matsuzaka tossed five scoreless innings for the Brooklyn Cyclones to earn a win in his third rehab start since going on the disabled list with right elbow inflammation July 26. The Cyclones (36-29) defeated the Staten Island Yankees 2-0 and remain two games ahead of the Connecticut...
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August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets Injury Update: Daisuke Matsuzaka throws five scoreless in rehab start

The New York Mets enter a three-game series with the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday with a record of 60-68, fourth in the National League East. At 26th in the Major Leagues in runs scored, the Mets have been carried by a staff that is 9th in the league in ERA. One member of the staff that has been injured but should return soon is Daisuke Matsuzaka, who was impressive in his rehab...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Game Thread: Staten Island Yankees vs Brooklyn Cyclones, 7:10 PM

New York Mets pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka will make his final rehab start on Thursday for the Brooklyn Cyclones at MCU Park when the Clones take on the Staten Island Yankees at 7:00 PM. The game will be televised on SNY or you can listen live here. Matsuzaka, who is 3-3 with a 3.87 ERA this season, last pitched for the Mets on July 24 and was placed on the Disabled List on July 26...
Via Mets Merized Online
August 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets Injury Update: Daisuke Matsuzaka moves rehab to Brooklyn

The New York Mets entered Tuesday night with a record of 57-63, fourth in the National League East. They are staying within shouting distance of .500 behind a pitching staff that is 10th in the Major Leagues in ERA. The staff could see additional improvement soon, as Daisuke Matsuzaka begins his final stretch of his rehab from an elbow injury in Brooklyn. #452508482 / gettyimages...
Via MLB Injury News
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets Minors Report: Matsuzaka Continues To Rehab, Savannah With Walk-Off Win

Last Night’s Quick Scores Albuquerque 8, Las Vegas 2 Bradenton 5, St. Lucie 4 Savannah 4, Asheville 3 Batavia 4, Brooklyn 3 Johnson City 3, Kingsport 2 Prospect Pipeline After hitting safely in eight of his last ten games, Matt Reynolds had an 0-for-4 night cooling his bat off a touch.  His batting average is now .330 on the season. Ryan Reid and Gonzalez Germen gave Las Vegas...
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August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets Injury Update: Daisuke Matsuzaka will need at least two rehab starts

The New York Mets lost to the Philadelphia Phillies Sunday by the score of 7-6. The Mets blew a late 6-1 lead as Chase Utley had a key two-run triple in the seventh and Ryan Howard had a walk-off RBI single in the ninth off closer Jenrry Mejia. The Mets' loss dropped them to 56-62, fourth in the National League East. On the injury front, it appears Daisuke Matsuzaka will...
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August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

DeGrom Heading To NY To Have Sore Shoulder Examined

Jacob deGrom has been scratched from his next start due to shoulder soreness. He is now headed back to New York to have it examined by team doctors at the Hospital for Special Surgery. Assistant general manager John Ricco said the team is not sure about who will make deGrom’s scheduled start. DeGrom told reporters that he is “unalarmed” and “not worried” and that he has...
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August 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka might throw in rehab game as early as next week

Daisuke Matsuzaka threw off flat ground today and may pitch in a game as soon as next week, Mets manager Terry Collins says. The right-handed pitcher has been on the disabled list since July 26 with elbow inflammation. Collins expects Matsuzaka to get a start somewhere in the minor leagues so he can stretch out his arm before returning to the Mets. He will return to the bullpen...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets Injury Update: Daisuke Matsuzaka could throw off a mound soon

The New York Mets got hammered by the Washington Nationals on Tuesday, losing by the score of 7-1. A pitching staff which has been solid, ranked 10th in the Major Leagues in ERA, Allowed seven runs on nine hits in the loss. The offense, which is near the bottom of the league in runs scored continued to struggle. At 54-60, the Mets are in fourth place in the National League East...
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August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Matsuzaka elbow issue not severe

Daisuke Matsuzaka, who landed on the disabled list on Friday with right elbow inflammation, should resume tossing a baseball in three or four days, Terry Collins said.
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July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets Injury Update: Daisuke Matsuzaka to DL

The New York Mets have placed pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka on the 15-day disabled list with an elbow injury, reports Caitlin Swieca of MLB.com:#452508460 / gettyimages.comMatsuzaka had some discomfort in his right elbow after pitching two innings in the Mets’ loss to the Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday. He flew back to New York on Friday for an MRI before being placed on the disabled...
Via MLB Injury News
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Daisuke Matsuzaka lands on disabled list with elbow inflammation

Daisuke Matsuzaka has been surprisingly useful for the Mets this season in a swingman role, but now he’s headed to the 15-day disabled list due to right elbow inflammation. Matsuzaka appeared in discomfort after throwing two innings in relief on Thursday against the Brewers and was sent back to New York in order to undergo an MRI. The 33-year-old has posted a 3.87 ERA across nine...
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July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Dice-K Goes To DL With Elbow Inflamation, Carlyle Recalled

The Mets announced that pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka has been placed on the DL with inflammation in his right elbow. The Mets recalled reliever Buddy Carlyle to replace Dice-K in the bullpen. July 25 Right-hander Daisuke Matsuzaka is in New York having his elbow examined according to manager Terry Collins. Dice-K felt pain in his elbow and will have an MRI. Matsuzaka looked like...
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July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Do As I Say, Not As I Do

Tuesday July 22nd: “There is definitely not much good that can come from pitching through pain, Especially with pain you have to make adjustments to your mechanics and one thing leads to another, not much good that comes from it.” -Daisuke Matsuzaka Thursday, July 24th: Daisuke Matsuzaka returned to New York today for an MRI on his elbow. The Mets reliever felt it bother him...
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July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets’ Daisuke Matsuzaka to have MRI exam on right elbow

Daisuke Matsuzaka followed one of his worst relief appearances of the season with a trip to New York for an MRI exam. The veteran right-hander had soreness in his right elbow warming up Thursday and proceeded to allow two home runs in two innings of relief against the Brewers. Afterward, he indicated to manager Terry Collins the elbow was an issue. Matsuzaka is scheduled to undergo...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets Injury Update: Daisuke Matsuzaka to have elbow examined

The New York Mets scored three runs in the ninth inning on Friday night to defeat the Milwaukee Brewers by the score of 3-2. Lucas Duda hit a two-run home run and David Wright had an RBI single in the ninth. The win improved the Mets to 49-54 on the season, fourth place in the National League East. The Mets are struggling offensively, but are hanging tough with a pitching staff...
Via MLB Injury News
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Daisuke Matsuzaka in NYC for MRI on Elbow

Right-hander Daisuke Matsuzaka is in New York having his elbow examined according to manager Terry Collins. Dice-K felt pain in his elbow and will have an MRI. Matsuzaka allowed three earned runs — on two home runs — in two innings on Thursday. This season, he has a 3.87 ERA in 74 1/3 innings. Matsuzaka looked like he was in pain after pitching in the sixth inning of last night’s...
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July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Mets trade rumors: Dice-K edition

The New York Mets are more likely to be sellers than buyers at the 2014 trading deadline. One possible player to be traded, though uncorroborated by any official source, is Daisuke Matsuzaka. Dice-K has done all that the Mets have asked of him and more this season. Operating as both a starter and out of the bullpen, Matsuzaka has been one of the most consistent performers this season...
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July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Marlins 4

The Mets (44-50) beat the Marlins (44-49) by a score of 5-4 on Saturday evening at Citi Field. Daisuke Matsuzaka got the start for the Mets and was solid, although the defense behind him was rather poor. Dice-K was charged with 4 runs on 4 hits and 4 walks, striking out 10 in 6 innings of work. Miami got on the board first in the top of the third. After a double, a sacrifice bunt...
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July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Game Chatter: Tom Koehler vs. Daisuke Matsuzaka (7/12/14)

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July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

MMO Game Recap: Mets 4 , Braves 3

The Mets (40-49) opened up a four game, weeknight series against the division leading Atlanta Braves (49-40) tonight at Citi Field with Daisuke Matsuzaka facing off against Mike Minor. What you should know: Matsuzaka wasn’t the prettiest for New York tonight, but he still managed to throw seven scoreless innings, while allowing six hits, walking two and striking out three. The...
Via Mets Merized Online
July 07, 2014  |  Discuss
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