Category: ‘Players’

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...

Neil Walker Will Be Placed on Paternity Leave After Tonight’s Game
August 21st, 2016 at 8:02 AM
New York Mets' second baseman Neil Walker has been one of the team's hottest hitters, batting .397 with five home runs and nine RBI's since August began. The Mets missed Walker's bat when he went down with a stiff lower back earlier in the week, losing three straight games, so...

New York Mets Demote Josh Edgin, Promote Josh Smoker to Big League Bullpen
August 19th, 2016 at 1:53 PM
The New York Mets made a roster move after last night's game, and both sides of the transaction involved a left handed reliever named Josh. Josh Edgin, who has allowed four runs on three hits and four walks over just five appearances and 3.2 innings pitched, has been demoted to...

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,...

Minor League Mondays: Desmond Lindsay Gets Off to Hot Start in Brooklyn
August 15th, 2016 at 12:22 PM
There has been a lot of talk in recent months about the lack of top talent in the upper levels of the New York Mets' farm system. The Mets' top affiliates have seen a talent drain thanks to trades and promotions, putting most of the Mets' top minor league talent...