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Category: ‘Starting Pitchers’

New York Mets Will Be Looking for Pitching Prior to Trade Deadline
July 21st, 2016 at 8:32 PM
The trade deadline is officially 11 days away, and the New York Mets figure to be buyers since they are in the thick of the playoff chase. The Mets have been an inconsistent team this season as their offense has struggled and injuries have depleted the team's pitching depth, but...

Zack Wheeler Will Throw for New York Mets’ Coaches in Miami
July 21st, 2016 at 2:41 PM
The New York Mets are headed to Miami for a critical series with the Marlins this weekend, but while they are in Florida they will check in with rehabbing right hander Zack Wheeler. Wheeler is trying to work his way back from Tommy John surgery, and he has had a...

Matt Harvey Undergoes Season Ending Surgery for Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
July 18th, 2016 at 7:06 PM
New York Mets' starting pitcher Matt Harvey underwent shoulder surgery to address thoracic outlet syndrome today, MetsBlog.com reports. Harvey had a rib removed that was constricting the nerves and blood vessels near his pitching shoulder. The procedure will end Harvey's season and he will undergo a six month recovery period...

Minor League Mondays: Thomas Szapucki Dominating Appalachian League Hitters
July 18th, 2016 at 9:44 AM
After trading away or promoting the majority of their top pitching prospects the past few years, the New York Mets have begun to make an effort to restock that portion of their farm system. While the Mets' 2016 draft class featured an emphasis on college arms, they did select a...

Report: New York Mets not Opposed to Reunion with Jonathon Niese
July 16th, 2016 at 1:53 PM
Former New York Mets' left handed Jonathon Niese has been in the news cycle for the past few days after Pittsburgh Pirates' General Manager Neal Huntington admitted he made a mistake trading for the left hander. Niese has been demoted to the Pirates' bullpen after suffering through what he admits...