Category: ‘Relief Pitchers’

Terry Collins’ Bullpen Management Has Been Baffling This Season
May 25th, 2017 at 11:46 AM
Stop if you've heard this one before: the New York Mets have a big problem with pitching this season. That has been the dominant storyline in the Mets' disappointing 19-25 start to a campaign that began with World Series expectations. The Mets' problems with their staff, particularly the bullpen, have...

New York Mets are Done for Unless They Get More Out of Their Pitching
May 14th, 2017 at 9:58 PM
The New York Mets are only 36 games into their season, but it has gone far from swimmingly. While injuries have been a problem for the Mets, who find themselves four games below .500, the bigger issue has been the absolutely atrocious results they have gotten from their pitching staff....

Jeurys Familia Undergoes Surgery to Remove Clot, Could Miss Rest of Season
May 12th, 2017 at 5:38 PM
The blood clot in Jeurys Familia's pitching shoulder required him to undergo surgery, reports. General Manager Sandy Alderson told reporters prior to tonight's game with the Milwaukee Brewers that Familia will miss several months after undergoing the procedure and could end up sitting out for the rest of the...

New York Mets Have Major Pitching Problems Right Now
May 3rd, 2017 at 1:35 PM
The New York Mets have a major problem on their hands right now, and it is the last one anyone could have expected entering the 2017 season. The biggest weakness for the Mets in 2017 has been their pitching staff, which was supposed to be their strength. The Mets' team...

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...