Category: ‘Starting Pitchers’

Report: New York Mets Planning on Activating Zack Wheeler from Disabled List Friday
June 26th, 2017 at 6:36 PM
The New York Mets placed starting pitcher Zack Wheeler on the 10 day disabled list last Tuesday with a case of biceps tendinitis. In a rare case of good fortune on the injury front for the Mets, Wheeler's stay on the DL should only last the minimum 10 days. Wheeler...

Minor League Mondays: Chris Flexen Has Looked Good for Binghamton
June 26th, 2017 at 2:15 PM
***PHOTO1***The New York Mets' farm system is a bit thin on upper level pitching after a string of promotions and trades, but some new blood is on the way. While there are no top pitching prospects currently at the Triple-A Level, the Mets do have some intriguing arms playing for...

Rafael Montero Finally Gave the New York Mets a Good Start on Sunday
June 26th, 2017 at 7:27 AM
The New York Mets have given starting pitcher Rafael Montero what seems like endless chances to earn a place on the active roster. Montero, who at one point was one of the Mets' most highly touted young prospects, has dominated minor league competition but shriveled under the big league spotlight...

Jacob DeGrom Has His Groove Back for New York Mets
June 25th, 2017 at 12:24 PM
One of the big problems for the New York Mets this season has been poor performances from starting pitching, and Jacob deGrom's inconsistency early in the season was an issue. deGrom had stretches of good starts followed by bad ones, a pattern that continued through early June, when the Milwaukee...

Report: Houston Astros Want to Trade for Jacob DeGrom
June 24th, 2017 at 2:01 PM
With the New York Mets falling out of the race, there has been a lot of speculation about a potential fire sale at the deadline. The Mets appear focused on listening to offers for veterans with expiring contracts at the moment, but at least one team is hoping they can...