Category: ‘Starting Pitchers’

Matt Harvey Still Trying to Find Old Form for New York Mets
April 23rd, 2016 at 11:54 AM
The biggest cause of concern in the early going for the New York Mets has been the struggles of ace Matt Harvey. Harvey ran into a lot of trouble in his first three starts, losing all of them and posting a 5.71 ERA in those contests. A big problem has...

Jacob DeGrom Set to Rejoin New York Mets’ Rotation Sunday
April 19th, 2016 at 4:38 PM
The New York Mets will get a key member of their rotation back over the weekend. Jacob deGrom, who has missed his last two starts to rest a sore lat muscle, is set to rejoin the rotation on Sunday in Atlanta, Marc Carig of Newsday reports. The news came just...

Noah Syndergaard’s Brilliance Lifting New York Mets in Early Going
April 19th, 2016 at 9:57 AM
Entering the 2016 season, most pundits believed Noah Syndergaard was the third best starter on the New York Mets. Syndergaard ranked behind Matt Harvey and Jacob deGrom mostly due to the track records of the other two. Harvey has gotten off to a terrible start this season (0-3, 5.71 ERA...

Jacob DeGrom Throws 40 Pitches in Bullpen Session Sunday
April 18th, 2016 at 2:31 PM
After receiving some positive news about his new born son, Jacob deGrom got back to work yesterday. deGrom threw 40 pitches in a bullpen session yesterday afternoon, reports. The Mets placed deGrom on the family emergency list earlier in the week to deal with his son's health and partially...

New York Mets’ Pitching Coach Believes Mechanical Flaw Contributing to Matt Harvey’s Slow Start
April 17th, 2016 at 12:50 AM
The New York Mets are now beginning their third turn through their rotation, and the biggest cause for concern outside of Jacob deGrom's lat is the struggles of Matt Harvey. Harvey has not looked good over his first three starts, losing all of them and pitching to an unsightly 5.71...