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Bobby Parnell Gives up Three in Eighth as New York Mets Suffer Brutal 4-3 Loss
July 22nd, 2015 at 4:05 PM
Washington, D.C.-The New York Mets nearly had a very successful road trip. Despite dropping two out of three to begin the trip in St. Louis, the Mets had split the first two games of their series with the Washington Nationals and were holding a 3-1 lead in the eighth inning....

Mets 101 Roundtable Special: Revisiting Our Pre-Season Predictions
July 14th, 2015 at 10:40 AM
With the All Star Break here, the time has come to look back at the first half that was for the New York Mets. The Mets find themselves in a good spot at the break, with a record of 47-42 and just one game out of the second wild card...

Mets Take Two from Reds on Sunday, Matz Makes Record Setting Debut
June 29th, 2015 at 12:46 AM
The New York Mets (40-37) defeated the Cincinnati Reds (34-40) twice on Sunday, finishing off Saturday's postponed game 2-1 in thirteen innings, before taking the regularly scheduled contest 7-2 in Steven Matz' big league debut. Matz put his name in the history books with a three hit, four RBI performance...

Matt Harvey Looks Much Sharper as New York Mets Win 3-2
June 16th, 2015 at 10:19 PM
New York-After giving up seven runs in his last outing, there was some mild concern about New York Mets' starting pitcher Matt Harvey. Harvey had hit a rough patch over the last month or so, no small worry for the Mets considering he missed all of 2014 following Tommy John...

New York Mets Set to Get Three Injured Players Back This Week
June 8th, 2015 at 2:44 PM
The New York Mets have had more than their fair share of injuries this season, as 13 different players have hit the disabled list since spring training. Of those 13, only Dillon Gee has come back from the DL and the Mets weren't thrilled to get him back. That will...

Mets 101 Injury Updates: Several Players Closing in on Returns
May 28th, 2015 at 8:28 AM
The New York Mets have been the walking wounded for much of the season. With a whopping 12 players on the DL, the Mets have had to mix and match to get by. The results have been better than expected, as the Mets hit a much needed off day at...

Bobby Parnell and Vic Black Moving Rehab to Las Vegas
May 14th, 2015 at 8:42 AM
The New York Mets could use some reinforcements in the bullpen. The unit has struggled of late, particularly in the middle innings. While the bullpen's 2.67 ERA is strong, they have benefitted from being hidden by strong starting pitching. The group has pitched the fewest innings in the major leagues...

Bobby Parnell Shut Down for Week with Forearm Soreness
April 25th, 2015 at 9:10 AM
Just like fellow reliever Vic Black, Bobby Parnell's rehab assignment has been temporarily halted. Parnell had his elbow examined after complaining of forearm soreness, ESPN New York's Adam Rubin reports. The exam came back clean, so right now the plan of action is to shut Parnell down for a week...

Vic Black Could Be Back Within a Week
April 19th, 2015 at 7:54 AM
The New York Mets' bullpen, which has already performed well in the early going, may be about to get some reinforcements. Vic Black, who has been sidelined since the middle of spring training with a shoulder issue, is currently out on rehab. ESPN New York's Adam Rubin is reporting that...

Settling Bullpen Roles Key to New York Mets’ Season
April 17th, 2015 at 3:43 PM
The New York Mets' bullpen looks a lot different now than it did just two months ago when pitchers and catchers reported to spring training. Its top lefty reliever, Josh Edgin, is out for the season with Tommy John surgery. Bobby Parnell and Vic Black, two relievers who figured to...

Bobby Parnell Continues Rehab in Minor League Game
March 26th, 2015 at 9:29 AM
Bobby Parnell has often been the forgotten man in the New York Mets' bullpen. Just over a year ago, Parnell appeared to be firmly entrenched as the Mets' closer of the future. That lasted until Opening Day, when a poor outing and mysterious velocity dip led the Mets to send...

Mets 101 Player Review Series: Bobby Parnell
November 6th, 2014 at 9:08 PM
Now that the 2014 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 A (Bobby Abreu) to Y (Eric Young Jr)...

New York Mets Add Bobby Parnell and Matt Harvey Back to 40 Man Roster
November 1st, 2014 at 10:54 AM
Now that the World Series is over, the offseason is officially underway. The first order of business for the New York Mets was to add injured players Bobby Parnell and Matt Harvey back to the 40 man roster. Once a season ends, players from the 60 day disabled list must...

Mets 101 Season in Review: Bullpen
October 3rd, 2014 at 7:05 PM
The New York Mets 2014 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....

Bobby Parnell on Track to Be Ready for Spring Training
September 3rd, 2014 at 11:45 PM
The New York Mets' bullpen has been a strength of the team for much of this season. The unit is poised to get even stronger next season when Bobby Parnell returns. Parnell was lost for the year on March 31st after an MRI revealed he required Tommy John surgery. Parnell...

Report: New York Mets Planning to Use Bobby Parnell as Closer in 2015
August 23rd, 2014 at 3:39 PM
Jenrry Mejia's emergence as a solid closer for the New York Mets has been an unexpected development to say the least. Mejia had long resisted a move to the bullpen, but the Mets believed that Mejia would be more effective and healthier as a reliever. The move paid off in...

Jeurys Familia and Jenrry Mejia Have Become Lethal 1-2 Punch for New York Mets’ Bullpen
July 24th, 2014 at 8:53 AM
For years, the New York Mets struggled to put a bullpen together. The Mets have rolled through various high and low cost veterans for the past five years trying to find a mix of relievers that could effectively close games for them. No combination has worked, causing the Mets to...

Mejia Settling into Closers Role for Mets
May 29th, 2014 at 2:39 AM
For the past few seasons, Jenrry Mejia has been something of a question mark for the Mets, as the highly talented hurler has struggled to stay healthy and stick with the big club over parts of four seasons. After making the team as a starter out of Spring Training, Mejia...

Closing Games May Be Roller Coaster Ride for New York Mets
April 25th, 2014 at 12:19 PM
Aside from teams with elite closers, like Atlanta's Craig Kimbrel, the turnover rate in the closer's role is very high. Nearly half the teams in the major leagues will end up changing closers during a given season for different reasons, primarily injury and poor performance. The New York Mets know...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Atlanta Braves
April 8th, 2014 at 6:08 PM
The New York Mets (2-4) hit the road for the first time in 2014, as they meet their NL East rival Atlanta Braves (4-2) Monday evening at Turner Field. First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM. Tonight's game kicks off a nine-game road trip for the Mets, who had the...