Category: ‘Starting Pitchers’

Steven Matz Will Undergo Season Ending Elbow Surgery
September 28th, 2016 at 9:35 AM
After trying to see if there was any possibility of a bullpen role for Steven Matz, the New York Mets have finally decided to shut him down. Matz will undergo season ending elbow surgery to remove a bone spur in his left elbow, reports. Mets' General Manager Sandy Alderson...

Noah Syndergaard’s May Be Skipped If Mets Lock up Playoff Berth Before Sunday
September 27th, 2016 at 5:38 PM
Before New York Mets' pitcher Noah Syndergaard came down with a case of strep throat, the rotation was set up perfectly for the Mets. Syndergaard would have pitched last Saturday, lining him up for a start on Friday night against the Philadelphia Phillies and then for a potential wild card...

New York Mets May Try to Use Steven Matz Out of Bullpen Before Season Concludes
September 25th, 2016 at 12:40 AM
New York Mets' lefty Steven Matz's chances of rejoining the starting rotation are all but done after he was scratched from his latest start with shoulder discomfort. Matz, who has been battling a left shoulder impingement for the past few weeks, was widely assumed to be done for the year...

New York Mets Hope Noah Syndergaard Can Start on Monday or Tuesday
September 24th, 2016 at 6:39 PM
Despite being too sick to start tonight's game with the Philadelphia Phillies, New York Mets' starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard got some work in. Syndergaard threw a bullpen session at Citi Field prior to the contest, and the hope is that he can return to the rotation on Monday or Tuesday,...

Noah Syndergaard Scratched from Tomorrow’s Start Due to Strep Throat
September 23rd, 2016 at 4:59 PM
It wouldn't be a day of the week ending in "day" if the New York Mets didn't have a new injury issue to deal with. The latest issue surrounds right hander Noah Syndergaard, the lone healthy young starter from the Mets' Opening Day rotation. Syndergaard will not make his scheduled...