Tag: April

Mets GM Says Rafael Montero Likely Done For The Season

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
Mets GM Says Rafael Montero Likely Done For The Season

Speaking with reporters at Citizens Bank Park, GM Sandy Alderson confirmed that right-hander Rafael Montero is unlikely to pitch for the Mets again this season. Montero, 24, who has been out since April with a rotator cuff injury, was making his fifth rehab start when he complained of stiffness after the game to trainers. I have […]

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Mets Release Former Top Prospect Cesar Puello

An article by posted on August 19, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Release Former Top Prospect Cesar Puello

The Mets have announced they have released former outfield prospect Cesar Puello. Puello, 24, has been on the disabled list since April due to a stress reaction in his back which only surfaced after the team outrighted him to Triple-A Las Vegas.  That assignment was rescinded and he was added back to the 40-man roster. Since […]

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Jerry Blevins Cleared To Throw

An article by posted on July 30, 2015 0 Comments
Jerry Blevins Cleared To Throw

The Mets announced that left-handed reliever Jerry Blevins, has been cleared by team doctors to begin throwing. Blevins sustained a broken left wrist on April 19 after taking a comebacker to the mound against the Marlins. There is no timetable for his return yet but clearly this is a step in the right direction. The Mets […]

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Wright Remains In Limbo, Alderson Says “No Change”

An article by posted on July 21, 2015 0 Comments
Wright Remains In Limbo, Alderson Says “No Change”

David Wright remains uncleared to begin baseball activity, general manager Sandy Alderson told Adam Rubin of ESPN New York on Monday. “No change,” Alderson indicated via email when asked if Wright’s status had changed as a result of his weekly Monday examination with back specialist Robert Watkins in Los Angeles. Two weeks ago, manager Terry […]

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Rafael Montero Tosses Three Scoreless Innings

An article by posted on July 20, 2015 0 Comments
Rafael Montero Tosses Three Scoreless Innings

Rafael Montero tossed three scoreless innings on Monday, allowing just three hits while striking out four batters for the GCL Mets. Montero continues to make progress as he seeks to return from a sore rotator cuff. He’s been out since April 29. July 14 Adam Rubin of ESPN New York reports that Rafael Montero logged an inning […]

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Mets Injury Update: Blevins Not Close To Return, Carlyle Done For Season

An article by posted on July 12, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Injury Update: Blevins Not Close To Return, Carlyle Done For Season

Mets right-handed reliever Buddy Carlyle, who went on the DL in May with back spasms, is likely done for the season after having hip surgery, according to Mark Carig of  Newsday. After the Mets signed Carlyle to a minor league contract before the 2014 season, he delivered a solid season for them. In 27 appearances out […]

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Mets Fall Under .500 After 4-1 Loss To Brewers

An article by posted on June 24, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Fall Under .500 After 4-1 Loss To Brewers

The New York Mets were defeated by the Milwaukee Brewers by a score of 4-1 tonight at Miller Park. It was an embarrassing defeat on many levels for the Mets as one of the worst pitchers in the National League, Jimmy Nelson, held them to just two hits over eight innings. Nelson had a 6.06 […]

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Now’s The Time To Replace Collins With Backman

An article by posted on June 23, 2015 0 Comments
Now’s The Time To Replace Collins With Backman

Since their 11-game winning streak in April, the Mets have gone 23-32. In that span they squandered a dozen excellent pitching performances that they should have won. The team has lost all semblance of the fundamentally sound team we saw in April, and players look lost at the plate either striking out or hitting lazy […]

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D’Arnaud and Herrera Collect Hits, Both Expected Back Wednesday

An article by posted on June 9, 2015 0 Comments
D’Arnaud and Herrera Collect Hits, Both Expected Back Wednesday

Catcher Travis d’Arnaud and second baseman Dilson Herrera both continued their rehab assignments at Triple-A Las Vegas on Monday evening. D’Arnaud batted third for Las Vegas and went 1-for-5 with a double and two strikeouts. He was also charged with a passed ball behind the plate. Herrera batted leadoff for Las Vegas and went 1-for-5 with a double […]

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Wright Received Epidural Shot In His Back

An article by posted on May 30, 2015 0 Comments
Wright Received Epidural Shot In His Back

Seeking out one of the best back and spinal specialists in the country, David Wright flew to California to meet with Dr. Michael Watkins and his physical therapy team after being diagnosed with Spinal Stenosis last weekend. Sandy Alderson told reporters before the game on Friday, that Wright received an epidural injection in his back on Monday to […]

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