Category: ‘Starting Pitchers’

New York Mets Place Steven Matz on Disabled List with Left Shoulder Strain
August 22nd, 2016 at 4:31 PM
New York Mets' lefty Steven Matz visited doctors in New York today and got a mixed bag of news are bout his balky left shoulder. The good news is that there is no structural damage to Matz's shoulder, but he has been diagnosed with a strained shoulder and rotator cuff...

Steven Matz Will Miss Tonight’s Start with Shoulder Pain
August 19th, 2016 at 8:38 AM
It's a cruel world that the 2016 New York Mets live in. Just as the Mets are about to get back key lineup pieces such as Yoenis Cespedes and Asdrubal Cabrera, another player gets hurt. Steven Matz, who was initially scheduled to start tonight's game with the San Francisco Giants,...

New York Mets Boot Logan Verrett from Rotation After Latest Poor Start
August 13th, 2016 at 11:41 AM
After another poor performance last night, Logan Verrett is no longer a member of the New York Mets' starting rotation. Verrett gave up eight runs, including four home runs, in just 2.2 innings pitched to raise his ERA for the season to 5.36. In seven starts since taking Matt Harvey's...

Minor League Mondays: Robert Gsellman Could Factor into New York Mets’ Rotation Plans
August 8th, 2016 at 6:44 AM
After Logan Verrett's latest bad outing on Saturday, New York Mets' manager Terry Collins told reporters they would look at alternatives to fill that rotation slot. Verrett has been pitching poorly since taking over for Matt Harvey on July 9th, going 0-2 with a 5.91 ERA in his past six...

Logan Verrett in Jeopardy of Losing Rotation Spot
August 7th, 2016 at 10:25 AM
Last night's start was a bad one for Logan Verrett, who allowed six runs in just 3.2 innings to put the New York Mets in a huge hole. This is the second time in a week that Verrett has given the Mets a bad outing in a game where he...