Tag: Zack Wheeler

Terry Collins Looks Ahead To Spring Training and 2017 Season

An article by posted on December 6, 2016 0 Comments
Terry Collins Looks Ahead To Spring Training and 2017 Season

Mets manager Terry Collins made an appearance on MLB Network on Tuesday, and he shared his thoughts on the team for Spring Training and the 2017 season. 1.  With Matt Harvey, Jacob deGrom, Zack Wheeler and Steven Matz all coming off varying levels of surgery he will go slow with them in Spring Training and […]

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Zack Wheeler Might Start 2017 In Bullpen

An article by posted on November 30, 2016 0 Comments
Zack Wheeler Might Start 2017 In Bullpen

With the emergence of Seth Lugo and Robert Gsellman in 2016, the Mets are left with a good problem. They have seven capable starting pitchers. In addition to those two, they also have Noah Syndergaard, Jacob deGrom, Matt Harvey, Steven Matz, and Zack Wheeler who are all expected to be healthy come opening day. With […]

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2016 Mets Report Cards: Jay Bruce, OF

An article by posted on November 13, 2016 0 Comments
2016 Mets Report Cards: Jay Bruce, OF

JAY BRUCE, OF Player Data: Age: 29, B/T: Left/Left, Free Agency: 2018 2016 Primary Stats: (As a Met) .219/.294/.391, 8 home runs, 19 RBI, 43 strikeouts, 17 walks, 14 runs scored, 50 games 2016 Review:  The Mets were hoping that Jay Bruce was the answer to their lineup as protection for Yoenis Cespedes, and also act as […]

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Mets Expect to Ease Starting Rotation into 2017 Season

An article by posted on October 14, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Expect to Ease Starting Rotation into 2017 Season

In a conversation with Adam Rubin of ESPN, Terry Collins spoke of the Mets’ starting rotation and his plans for them going into spring training and beyond. It is no secret that 2016 was a year full of injuries for the team’s rotation. Collins is looking to learn from what occurred this year and figure […]

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MLBTR: Mets Projected Arbitration Salaries

An article by posted on October 10, 2016 0 Comments
MLBTR: Mets Projected Arbitration Salaries

The Mets have 12 players eligible for arbitration this offseason and here are the projected salary figures as per MLB Trade Rumors: Lucas Duda - $6.7MM Rene Rivera - $2.2MM Justin Ruggiano - $1.5MM Addison Reed - $10.6MM Matt Harvey - $5.2MM Jeurys Familia - $8.7MM Jim Henderson - $1.4MM Zack Wheeler - $1.0MM Josh Edgin - $800K Travis d’Arnaud - $1.7MM Wilmer Flores - $1.9MM […]

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Bringing Back Bartolo Colon Should Be A No-Brainer

An article by posted on October 10, 2016 0 Comments
Bringing Back Bartolo Colon Should Be A No-Brainer

If you wanted to highlight some of the unsung heroes of the New York Mets this season, one of the first names that comes to mind is setup man Addison Reed, who posted career bests in ERA (1.97), WHIP, (0.905) appearances (80) and innings pitched (77.2) while leading the majors with 40 holds, ten more […]

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Reasons to Believe in the 2017 Mets

An article by posted on October 8, 2016 0 Comments
Reasons to Believe in the 2017 Mets

A gut-wrenching loss in the Wild Card game is not how we all envisioned the Mets’ season ending. The reality is they ran into one of the best postseason pitchers in baseball history and couldn’t find a way to scratch out a run. But that doesn’t mean there shouldn’t be hope for the Mets in […]

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Zack Wheeler Will Have Elbow Examined On Wednesday

An article by posted on August 16, 2016 0 Comments
Zack Wheeler Will Have Elbow Examined On Wednesday

Mets RHP Zack Wheeler will have his elbow examined by Dr. Andrews on Wednesday, Mets assistant GM John Ricco told reporters last night in Arizona. As was previously reported, Wheeler felt some elbow discomfort after making his rehab appearance on August 6. “He felt it after that one initial outing,” Ricco said of Wheeler’s elbow soreness. “He […]

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Brewers Insisted On Zack Wheeler In Jonathan Lucroy Deal

An article by posted on August 8, 2016 0 Comments
Brewers Insisted On Zack Wheeler In Jonathan Lucroy Deal

Zack Wheeler Hit 96 MPH on Saturday for St. Lucie Mets Update – Aug 8 According to John Harper of the Daily News, two sources say the Milwaukee Brewers were firm in asking for Zack Wheeler as part of and deal for catcher Jonathan Lucroy, after the Mets made it clear they weren’t giving up […]

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Mets May Not Acquire Starter Before Monday’s Deadline

An article by posted on July 29, 2016 0 Comments
Mets May Not Acquire Starter Before Monday’s Deadline

According to Chris Cotillo of MLBDailyDish.com on Twitter, the asking price for starting pitching is very high right now, and it may dissuade the Mets from making a trade before Monday’s deadline, instead choosing to rely on internal options such as Logan Verrett and Zack Wheeler. Verrett, pictured above, has had mixed success this year […]

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