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Mike Pelfrey Signs a One Year Deal with Minnesota Twins
December 19th, 2012 at 7:08 AM
The trade of R.A. Dickey to the Toronto Blue Jays has opened up a hole in the team's starting rotation. That hole will not be filled by Mike Pelfrey. Pelfrey, who was non-tendered last month, has signed a one year deal with the Minnesota Twins worth four million dollars, CBS...

New York Mets Non-Tender Mike Pelfrey, Andres Torres, and Manny Acosta
December 1st, 2012 at 6:10 PM
The non-tender deadline arrived yesterday and the New York Mets declined to tender new contracts to pitchers Mike Pelfrey and Manny Acosta as well as outfielder Andres Torres, ESPN New York's Adam Rubin reports. The biggest name of the three is Pelfrey, who told Rubin he will likely be pitching...

Mets 101 News and Notes: Cy Young Award Revealed Tonight
November 14th, 2012 at 2:34 PM
R.A. Dickey's quest for the Cy Young Award will finally reach its conclusion tonight. The award winner will be revealed tonight at 6:30 pm. Dickey, who went 20-6 with a 2.73 ERA, is the presumptive favorite for the award. Dickey's odds on winning the Cy Young Award headline this week's...

Mets 101 Player Review Series: Mike Pelfrey
November 5th, 2012 at 10:42 PM
Now that the 2012 season has concluded for the New York Mets, we have taken a look at overall breakdowns for the offense, starting rotation, and bullpen this past season. We will now take a look at every player on the roster from A (Manny Acosta) to Y (Chris Young)...

Mets 101 News and Notes: Mike Pelfrey Will Be Non-Tendered
October 24th, 2012 at 1:05 PM
As the New York Mets are moving along into the offseason, they are starting to factor arbitration elibility into the team's decisions for 2013. Several players have already been pruned from the 40 man roster to make room for prospects such as Zack Wheeler and Darin Gorski in order to...

Mets 101 News and Notes: Winds of Change are Coming to Flushing
October 3rd, 2012 at 9:21 AM
Today marks the final day of the 2012 regular season for the New York Mets, and it will come not a moment too soon for the team's fans and players. A once promising 2012 campaign got sunk by a miserable start to the season's second half, which exposed a lot...

Mets 101 News and Notes: Team on Pace to Lose 23 Million Dollars in 2012
September 6th, 2012 at 10:40 AM
While the New York Mets have more losses than wins on the field, a lot of fans and experts have been looking to see how the team's record is faring off the field. Team owner Fred Wilpon has been the subject of rumblings for years about the team's financial troubles,...

Mets 101 News & Notes: Kelly Shoppach the New Met
August 15th, 2012 at 4:59 PM
In case you are a Mets fan who was living under a rock yesterday, the team has acquired the Red Sox back up catcher Kelly Shoppach, for a player to be named later.  How will this affect the pitching staff, I'm not too sure if it would be an upgrade...

Mets Injury Report: Tim Byrdak to DL, Kirk Nieuwenhuis Too?
August 4th, 2012 at 11:47 AM
A quick look at the growing list of injured Mets: Tim Byrdak has been placed on the 15-day DL retroactive to August 2 with a sore shoulder. According to Michael Byron, he will undergo an MRI Monday in New York but manager Terry Collins remained optimistic saying ”Tim’s been absolutely outstanding...

Mets Injury Report: Updates on Torres, Francisco, Bay
July 7th, 2012 at 9:00 PM
As the New York Mets near the all-star break, several key players remain out with injuries. Outfielders Andres Torres, Jason Bay and Mike Baxter, as well as closer Frank Francisco will surely benefit from the extra few days off in the schedule as they try to get healthy enough to return to the...

Mets Injury Report; Young, Cedeno Continue Rehab, Updates on Tejada and Thole
May 8th, 2012 at 4:29 PM
While the New York Mets certainly aren't experiencing the same level of injury troubles as their NL East rivals in Philadelphia, it has been a tough couple days as both shortstop Ruben Tejada (right calf strain) and catcher Josh Thole (possible concussion) have come out of the lineup after playing reguarly to start the season. Continuing his rehab assignment is towering starter Chris Young, who was excellent in four starts for...

Will Mike Pelfrey’s Injury Open a Spot for Matt Harvey?
April 25th, 2012 at 2:43 PM
With the recent news that Mike Pelfrey's season may be over, the New York Mets have a gaping hole in their starting rotation. While it is likely that Chris Schwinden will take Pelfrey's turn for the time being, one potential candidate for that spot could end up being Matt Harvey. Harvey,...

New York Mets Take Victory Over Miami Marlins with Late-Inning Gifts
April 24th, 2012 at 10:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** For the New York Mets, tonight's game was a collage of different stories. Prior to the game, headlines belonged to Mike Pelfrey, whom the Mets were sending to the disabled list due to swelling in his elbow. At the start of the game, the story shifted to the return...

Mike Pelfrey Joins Jason Bay on Disabled List
April 24th, 2012 at 7:08 PM
The old saying "when it rains, it pours" seems very fitting for the Mets injury situation. Less than six hours after placing Jason Bay on the disabled list with a fractured rib, it appears that Mike Pelfrey will be joining him on the shelf. Pelfrey has been placed on the...

New York Mets Best San Francisco Giants with Great Performance by Mike Pelfrey
April 21st, 2012 at 4:13 PM
New York-After losing the opener of a four game series against the San Francisco Giants the Mets were in need of a big game from their band of merry men. It figures that the call would be answered by the Met player whom many questioned would even still be a Met...

Mets 101 Game Preview: San Francisco Giants at New York Mets
April 21st, 2012 at 9:39 AM
The Mets look to snap their three game losing streak today against the San Francisco Giants. Today's game will start at 1:10 pm at Citi Field. Here is today's Mets starting lineup:   CF Kirk Nieuwenhuis 2B Daniel Murphy 3B David Wright 1B Ike Davis LF Jason Bay RF Lucas Duda C Josh Thole 2B Ruben Tejada SP Mike Pelfrey Mike...

Is Mike Pelfrey Turning the Corner This Season?
April 19th, 2012 at 9:09 AM
As much the case in his career, a year can make quite the difference for Mike Pelfrey.  Coming off his best pitching performance yet as an Amazin’ with a 15-win season in 2010, Pelf came into last season as The Mets’ 2011 Opening Day Starter in place of the injured...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at Philadelphia Phillies
April 15th, 2012 at 10:19 AM
Update, 11:56 am: Jason Bay has been scratched from today's lineup with a jammed middle finger. Scott Hairston will play left field in his place and bat fifth, while Lucas Duda will now play right field and bat sixth in today's lineup. Bay is available to pinch hit. With the possibility...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets
April 9th, 2012 at 2:39 PM
Fresh off a sweep of their opening series, the 3-0 New York Mets will play host to the 2-1 Washington Nationals. First pitch for tonight's game will be at 7:10 pm at Citi Field. Here is tonight's Mets' Starting Lineup: SS Ruben Tejada 2B Daniel Murphy 3B David Wright 1B Ike Davis LF Jason Bay RF...

Chris Young Close to Return to New York Mets
March 26th, 2012 at 1:29 PM
The Mets have been facing some depth concerns in their starting pitching staff this spring. The team has decided to try and address those issues by bringing back starter Chris Young. Young and the team are close on a minor league deal, Andy  McCullough of the Newark Star-Ledger reports. Young...