Category: ‘Quick Hits’

Jacob DeGrom Cleared to Start Today for New York Mets
April 22nd, 2017 at 1:59 PM
After missing his scheduled start last night due to a stiff neck, Jacob deGrom has been cleared to start for the New York Mets today, reports. deGrom, who is 0-0 with a 1.89 ERA in his first three starts of the season, is not expected to have any limitations...

Wilmer Flores, Lucas Duda Unavailable on Thursday
April 20th, 2017 at 5:10 PM
The New York Mets will be a bit short handed on their bench tonight. The team was already expected to be without Lucas Duda, who is out for a few days with a hyperextended left elbow, but now they will also be without Wilmer Flores. Flores is unavailable tonight after...

Report: Steven Matz Set to Begin Throwing Program Today
April 19th, 2017 at 5:25 AM
Just one day after teammate Seth Lugo began a throwing program, New York Mets' starter Steven Matz will do the same today. Matz is expected to begin his own throwing program today, Newsday's Marc Carig reports, but there hasn't been a further update about where it will begin yet. The...

Report: Seth Lugo Set to Begin Throwing Program Today
April 18th, 2017 at 9:49 AM
New York Mets' pitcher Seth Lugo is set to begin a throwing program today, Matt Ehalt of The Record reports. Lugo, who has been resting for two weeks after being diagnosed with a partial tear of his ulnar collateral ligament, will begin the program by throwing from 60 feet tomorrow....

Report: Jeurys Familia Might Get Eased Back into Closer’s Role
April 17th, 2017 at 8:36 AM
The New York Mets' bullpen should get a big boost in three days, when Jeurys Familia is eligible to return after serving a 15 game suspension. Familia, the Mets' closer, is currently on a rehab assignment to ensure he remains in game shape prior to his activation. The return of...