Category: ‘Relief Pitchers’

After Tough Outings, Mets Must Handle Jim Henderson with Care
April 15th, 2016 at 10:00 AM
While the Jim Henderson story in New York may have started out like a fairy tale, it's starting to trend more towards a horror story after a pair of concerning outings this week. The 33-year old journeyman reliever is back in the bigs for the first time since 2014 and...

New York Mets May Add Reliever to Bullpen Tonight
April 12th, 2016 at 11:47 AM
The New York Mets chose not to place starting pitcher Jacob deGrom on paternity leave yesterday. The move, which left the Mets short in the bullpen, was designed to give them the option to place deGrom on the disabled list if his lat issue did not improve and back date...

Josh Edgin Begins Rehab Assignment with Port St. Lucie
April 10th, 2016 at 6:47 PM
The clock is officially ticking on reliever Josh Edgin's return to the major leagues. Edgin, who missed all of last season after undergoing Tommy John surgery, kicked off a minor league rehab assignment with Port St. Lucie this afternoon, reports. In his outing, Edgin tossed 27 pitches in two...

Erik Goeddel, Josh Edgin Will Appear in Minor League Game Today for New York Mets
March 20th, 2016 at 8:46 AM
Two New York Mets' relievers that are on the mend will finally see some game action. Right hander Erik Goeddel and lefty Josh Edgin will appear in a minor league game this afternoon, ESPN New York's Adam Rubin reports. Both pitchers have yet to appear in a game this spring...

Report: Jenrry Mejia Claims MLB Orchestrated His Lifetime Ban
March 4th, 2016 at 3:13 PM
Former New York Mets' pitcher Jenrry Mejia made history earlier this year when he became the first player to be permanently banned for using steroids. Mejia had remained silent when news of his third positive test first came out, but he finally broke his silence today. In an interview with...