Category: ‘Starting Pitchers’

New York Mets May Alter Rotation Ahead of Final Series
September 29th, 2016 at 3:54 PM
The New York Mets are in a very good spot entering their final regular season series against the Philadelphia Phillies tomorrow. Thanks to losses by their two main competitors for the wild card, the St. Louis Cardinals and San Francisco Giants, the Mets have a magic number of two to...

New York Mets Look to Injury-Ravaged Rotation to Keep Them Afloat
September 29th, 2016 at 6:21 AM
What was one of the best, if not the best starting rotation in the entire league, the New York Mets’ have been ravaged by injuries all year to their stud starting pitching. Noah Syndergaard is the last man standing from the opening day rotation and their season could hinge on...

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...