Category: ‘Relief Pitchers’

New York Mets Should Consider Adding Another Closer to Their Bullpen
October 19th, 2016 at 1:15 PM
The New York Mets have a lot of questions this winter, but one of the more under reported ones involves how the team should address the back of its bullpen. While Addison Reed and Jeurys Familia were great last season, the Mets had little depth behind them in the late...

Mets 101 Player Review Series: Jerry Blevins
October 17th, 2016 at 2:52 PM
Now that the 2016 season has concluded for the New York Mets, we have already taken a look at overall breakdowns for the offense, starting pitching, and bullpen. We will now take a look at every player on the active roster from B (Jerry Blevins) to Y (Gabriel Ynoa) as...

Mets 101 Season in Review: Bullpen
October 11th, 2016 at 2:53 PM
The New York Mets 2016 season is over, and as part of our offseason coverage we will take a look back at how the Mets performed in each phase of the game this past season. Over the next several days we will review the Mets' offense, starting pitching, and bullpen....

Jeurys Familia Developing Shaky Postseason Reputation After Debacle Last Night
October 6th, 2016 at 2:48 PM
For the past two years, Jeurys Familia has been one of the most dominant closers in baseball. Familia has racked up 94 regular season saves over the past two years, playing a big role in helping the New York Mets get to the playoffs in both years. The Mets saw...

New York Mets Land Reliever Fernando Salas from Los Angeles Angels
August 31st, 2016 at 10:46 PM
Just over an hour and a half before the deadline to add players to the 40 man roster and have them be eligible for the playoffs, the New York Mets managed to bolster their bullpen. The Mets have acquired right handed relief pitcher Fernando Salas from the Los Angeles Angels...