Category: ‘Starting Pitchers’

Report: Steven Matz Felt Good After Long Toss Session This Morning
March 27th, 2017 at 6:22 PM
With Opening Day a week away, the biggest question the New York Mets need to figure out is if Steven Matz will be ready to start the season. Matz, the talented but injury prone left hander, was forced to miss a scheduled start today due to elbow irritation. With the...

Report: Robert Gsellman Wins Rotation Spot
March 26th, 2017 at 6:02 PM
The decisions are coming fast and furious for the New York Mets in the last week of spring training. Robert Gsellman has claimed a spot in the team's rotation, FanRag Sports' Jon Heyman reports. This would ordinarily mean the end of the rotation battle, which Gsellman won over Seth Lugo...

Battle for Fifth Starter’s Spot Could Come Down to Wire for New York Mets
March 20th, 2017 at 11:25 AM
With only two weeks left in spring training, the New York Mets have most of their roster spots accounted for. There are several battles for positions that are still ongoing, however, and none of those is bigger than the race for the final slot in the Mets' starting rotation. For...

Zack Wheeler Set to Make Spring Debut on March 10th
March 1st, 2017 at 1:40 PM
The New York Mets are set to begin rolling out their top starting pitchers this weekend, beginning with Noah Syndergaard taking the ball on Friday. Syndergaard will be followed on the next three days by Jacob deGrom, Matt Harvey, and Steven Matz, but the big wild card remains Zack Wheeler....

Former Pitcher Tom House Claims Noah Syndergaard is at Increased Injury Risk This Season
February 18th, 2017 at 3:12 PM
The most dependable player in the New York Mets' rotation last season was starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard. Syndergaard was the only one of the Mets' young guns to stay healthy for the entire season, going 14-9 with a 2.60 ERA while emerging as the staff's ace. After tossing 183.2 innings...