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Matt Harvey Expected to Throw Off Mound After All Star Break
July 5th, 2014 at 9:41 AM
Matt Harvey was making rapid progress in his rehab from Tommy John Surgery earlier this season. The New York Mets and their medical staff were concerned that Harvey was moving too quickly, and as such slowed down his rehab in early June. Harvey had been slated to throw off a...

Mets 101 Player Spotlight: Grading Zack Wheeler’s Season
June 27th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Sixteen starts into his sophomore campaign, Zack Wheeler has found himself a ways behind where many envisioned he would be thirty-plus starts into his MLB career. A former first round pick taken sixth overall by San Francisco in 2009, Wheeler was the prized return in the Carlos Beltran deal at...

New York Mets Slow Down Matt Harvey’s Rehab
June 12th, 2014 at 8:16 AM
Matt Harvey has been progressing rapidly through his rehab from Tommy John surgery this season. It appears he was moving too quickly for the New York Mets' liking. GM Sandy Alderson addressed Harvey's rehab when he spoke to reporters earlier this week, and he confirmed what the team has been...

Matt Harvey and Jeremy Hefner Scheduled to Throw Off Mound Next Week
June 6th, 2014 at 12:28 PM
The rehab of New York Mets' starting pitchers Matt Harvey and Jeremy Hefner is continuing to progress. Both pitchers underwent Tommy John surgery last year and are expected to miss most, or all (in Harvey's case) of the 2014 season. Rehab from these injuries can be complicated and it is...

Matt Harvey Wants to Make “5-7 Starts” in 2014
May 20th, 2014 at 3:43 PM
Matt Harvey's rehab from Tommy John surgery last October has been one of the bigger off the field stories for the New York Mets this season. While Harvey has been aggressively stating that he could pitch for the Mets this season, the team has downplayed any potential 2014 availability from...

A Closer Look at Dillon Gee’s Hot Start
May 9th, 2014 at 2:45 PM
Through seven starts this season, Dillon Gee has done his part to fill the void left by the injured Matt Harvey at the top of the Mets rotation. Along with Jonathon Niese, Gee has anchored the staff, going 3-1 with a 2.51 ERA while averaging 6.2 innings per start. In...

Jeremy Hefner and Matt Harvey Making Progress in Rehab
May 8th, 2014 at 8:26 AM
The New York Mets entered the 2014 season down a pair of starting pitchers. Both Matt Harvey and Jeremy Hefner underwent Tommy John surgery in 2013, knocking them out for a significant portion of the 2014 season. While the Mets aren't counting on Harvey at all this season, there is...

Matt Harvey Deletes Twitter Account After Photo Controversy
April 22nd, 2014 at 3:48 PM
There are certain athletes who capture the New York spotlight after they arrive on the scene. The tabloid headlines seemed to follow star athletes such as Joe Namath and Derek Jeter in their primes, and New York Mets' pitcher Matt Harvey appears to be heading towards that class. Harvey, whose...

New York Mets’ Pitching Staff Giving up Home Runs at Alarming Rate
April 14th, 2014 at 11:54 AM
***PHOTO1*** One of the lowlights of yesterday's 14-2 loss to the Los Angeles Angels was the number of home runs the New York Mets' pitching staff allowed. Starter Bartolo Colon surrendered four home runs on the day, including three consecutive homers in the first inning. Reliever John Lannan gave up the...

Matt Harvey Throws for First Time Since Tommy John Surgery
February 22nd, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Matt Harvey's recovery from Tommy John surgery will be one of the biggest off the field storylines for the New York Mets this season. Even though the Mets tend to be low key with their injury updates, it will be difficult for them to keep the media's eyes off the...

Matt Harvey Cleared to Begin Throwing Program
February 20th, 2014 at 1:43 PM
Matt Harvey has been aggressive with his rehab from Tommy John Surgery. Harvey, who boldly proclaimed a few weeks ago that he wanted to pitch at the end of the 2014 season, has done everything in his power to meet that goal. Harvey had surgery back in October, and he...

New York Mets Offseason in Review
February 19th, 2014 at 10:23 AM
With the New York Mets back on the field in Port St. Lucie, Mets 101 takes a look at what went down over the offseason in the organization as the franchise looked to continue its rebuild and inch ever closer to competing in 2014 and beyond. Many familiar faces are...

Matt Harvey Wants to Pitch in 2014
January 24th, 2014 at 4:35 PM
If there is one thing you need to know about Matt Harvey, it is that he is a really hard worker. Harvey, who tried to avoid Tommy John Surgery by rehabbing, underwent the procedure in October and has been rehabbing ever since. Harvey's rehab has been relatively low profile even...

Mets 101 All Star Memories: Matt Harvey (2013)
December 27th, 2013 at 4:48 PM
Throughout 2013, Mets 101 has looked at the tremendous All Star Game history for the New York Mets and their players. This has taken place in our All Star Memories series, where we have looked at the 1964 All Star Game and various All Star appearances by Mets players. We...

Mets 101 Player Review Series: Jeremy Hefner
November 4th, 2013 at 8:13 PM
Now that the 2013 season has concluded for the New York Mets, we have taken a look at overall breakdowns for the offense, starting pitching, and bullpen this past season. We will now take a look at every player on the roster from A (David Aardsma) to Y (Eric Young...

Mets 101 Player Review Series: Matt Harvey
October 31st, 2013 at 6:58 PM
Now that the 2013 season has concluded for the New York Mets, we have taken a look at overall breakdowns for the offense, starting pitching, and bullpen this past season. We will now take a look at every player on the roster from A (David Aardsma) to Y (Eric Young Jr) as...

Mets 101 Halloween Special: Tricks and Treats for the 2014 New York Mets
October 31st, 2013 at 8:25 AM
Today is Halloween, a holiday that is uniquely American. The highlight of the day is for the kids, who get to wear costumes and go trick or treating for candy. The New York Mets are about to go trick or treating in the free agent market in a few days...

Mets 101 News and Notes: Matt Harvey Undergoes Successful Tommy John Surgery
October 23rd, 2013 at 6:25 AM
The New York Mets have been relatively quiet this fall, but the activity and rumors around the team have picked up in the last week. The latest big news came courtesy of ace right hander Matt Harvey, who underwent Tommy John surgery yesterday. That news headlines this edition of Mets...

Matt Harvey to Have Tommy John Surgery Within a Week
October 16th, 2013 at 10:54 AM
It appears that New York Mets' ace Matt Harvey will be going under the knife soon. Marc Carig of Newsday reports via Twitter that Harvey will undergo Tommy John surgery within the next week. Carig's information comes from Harvey's agent, Scott Boras. Harvey was expected to have the surgery by the...

Mets 101 Season in Review: Surprises and Disappointments
October 6th, 2013 at 11:55 AM
As we continue to look at the season that was for the New York Mets, we will now take a look at some of the surprises and disappointments for the Mets in 2013. The 2013 season was a roller coaster for the Mets, and the team experienced some highs and...