Category: ‘Players’

Jay Bruce’s Resurgence is Exactly What Doctor Ordered for New York Mets’ Offense
April 20th, 2017 at 11:28 AM
The New York Mets expected to have a deep and powerful lineup this season, and that has proven true for the most part. The team ranks second in the National League in home runs, trailing only the Milwaukee Brewers, and a big part of that power surge has been a...

New York Mets’ Bullpen Could Be an Issue Going Forward
April 19th, 2017 at 12:42 PM
The biggest area of concern for the New York Mets heading into 2017 was the state of their bullpen. The unit has been a bit of a weak link for the Mets over the past few years, and the group had to start the season without closer Jeurys Familia. Familia...

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....

Matt Harvey Has Looked Very Sharp Over His First Three Starts
April 17th, 2017 at 5:42 PM
One of the big question marks entering the season for the New York Mets was what they could expect from starting pitcher Matt Harvey. Harvey was a mess in 2016, going 4-10 with a 4.86 ERA before being shut down to undergo surgery to address Thoracic Outlet Syndrome. The procedure...