Tag: injury

Mets Sign Jerry Blevins To One Year, $4 Million Deal

An article by posted on December 15, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Sign Jerry Blevins To One Year, $4 Million Deal

According to Matt Yallof of MLB Network on Twitter, the Mets and relief pitcher Jerry Blevins have agreed to a one-year deal worth $4 million, with $1 million in performance bonuses. Blevins, 32, was acquired by the Mets prior to Opening Day from the Nationals in exchange for outfielder Matt den Dekker, and appeared in […]

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Market For Denard Span and Gerardo Parra Heating Up

An article by posted on December 9, 2015 0 Comments
Market For Denard Span and Gerardo Parra Heating Up

Jon Heyman of CBSSports reports that the Cubs are among the teams interested in free agent outfielder Denard Span. Heyman also mentions that top free agent Jason Heyward is also a target for Chicago. Meanwhile, Chris Cotillo of SB Nation says that Gerardo Parra has multiple three year offers in hand. The Royals, Giants and […]

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Josh Edgin Progressing, Could Return Around Opening Day

An article by posted on December 8, 2015 0 Comments
Josh Edgin Progressing, Could Return Around Opening Day

According to Assistant General Manager John Ricco, left handed reliever Josh Edgin is making progress from Tommy John surgery and could be ready around opening day. Edgin has not had any setbacks in his recovery, and could be an effective weapon out of the bullpen next season if he returns to full health. “It’ll be about […]

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Heyman: Boras Took Out Insurance Policy On Harvey’s Arm

An article by posted on October 19, 2015 0 Comments
Heyman: Boras Took Out Insurance Policy On Harvey’s  Arm

In the midst of the Matt Harvey innings controversy, agent Scott Boras took out an insurance policy on Harvey’s arm, reports Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. According to Heyman, Boras bought the policy at the end of the regular season, when it was becoming clear that Harvey was going to continue to pitch, possibly all […]

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Syndergaard Takes Aim At Cubs In Game 2

An article by posted on October 18, 2015 0 Comments
Syndergaard Takes Aim At Cubs In Game 2

Rookie right-hander Noah Syndergaard spoke to reporters Sunday night at Citi Field and fielded questions from the media. When did you learn you were starting Game 2? He just called me into his office and asked how I was feeling after my relief appearance, and my body and my arm have never felt better. So […]

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Tejada Suffers Fractured Right Fibula After Late Take-Out Slide By Utley

An article by posted on October 11, 2015 0 Comments
Tejada Suffers Fractured Right Fibula After Late Take-Out Slide By Utley

After a dirty take-out slide by Chase Utley, Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada was severely injured and was carted off the field after medical personnel fitted his right leg with a compression air cast. Tejada was sent flying into the air and upended after the brutal late hit by Utley and was in a lot of […]

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Dario Alvarez Set To Return To Mets Tonight

An article by posted on September 30, 2015 0 Comments
Dario Alvarez Set To Return To Mets Tonight

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, reliever Dario Alvarez is due to rejoin the Mets today in Philadelphia. Alvarez has been battling a groin injury he suffered on September 15 when he apparently pulled it during his follow-through after throwing a pitch. The lefty reliever has been rehabbing at the Mets complex in Port St. […]

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Thumbs Down For Drew Storen

An article by posted on September 12, 2015 0 Comments
Thumbs Down For Drew Storen

Thumb’s down for Washington Nationals setup man Drew Storen, literally… He will miss the rest of the season after suffering a broken thumb in a fit of anger after the New York Mets swept them earlier this week. Storen hurt himself by slamming his locker in frustration after serving up the go-ahead homer to Yoenis Cespedes in the […]

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Lucas Duda To Rejoin Team Monday For Nationals Series

An article by posted on September 6, 2015 0 Comments
Lucas Duda To Rejoin Team Monday For Nationals Series

According to Lynn Worthy of the Press & Sun Bulletin, first baseman Lucas Duda has completed his rehab assignment with Double-A Binghamton and is heading to Washington D.C. to rejoin the team on Monday when the Mets begin a critical three-game series with the Nationals. Duda played all nine innings and went 1-for-3 with an RBI […]

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Daniel Murphy Treated With PRP Injection For Strained Quad

An article by posted on September 4, 2015 0 Comments
Daniel Murphy Treated With PRP Injection For Strained Quad

Terry Collins told reporters in Miami that Daniel Murphy received a platelet-rich plasma therapy injection on Thursday for his left quadriceps strain. He is fully unavailable today while it takes effect and possibly Saturday as well. Murphy had an MRI yesterday on his left quad and team doctors diagnosed him with a mild strain. Initially Murphy […]

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Steven Matz Will Start On Saturday In Place Of Noah Syndergaard

An article by posted on September 1, 2015 0 Comments
Steven Matz Will Start On Saturday In Place Of Noah Syndergaard

Steven Matz will start in place of Noah Syndergaard on Saturday in Miami against the Marlins, according to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. The plan for Matz is to have him fill in for Syndergaard for one turn of the rotation and then the Mets will go to a six-man once Thor renters the […]

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