Feb 22, 2015, 9:02 AM EST
Jon Niese, Matt Harvey, and Travis d’Arnaud offer predictions for tonight’s Academy Awards …
Feb 14, 2015, 8:59 AM EST
At the start of the offseason, it appeared inevitable that the Mets would move one of their starting pitchers. They are about to go into spring training with all of them.
Feb 7, 2015, 8:55 AM EST
Jon Niese was bothered by some arm issues last season, but as these things often go, we don’t learn how painful it really was until way after the fact.
Dec 9, 2014, 10:15 AM EST
More so than Bartolo Colon and Jon Niese, even.
Dec 1, 2014, 10:15 AM EST
Too many pitchers, not enough rotation spots.
Nov 13, 2014, 11:03 AM EST
This time it’s Jon Niese who gets the treatment.
Sep 26, 2014, 9:30 PM EST
Jon Niese left Friday’s start due to an elevated heart rate, ending his final start of the 2014 season a little bit earlier than expected.
Sep 6, 2014, 3:30 PM EST
Matt Harvey has been throwing bullpens, but the Mets intend to shut him down soon and have him begin a normal off-season. Harvey will attempt to return to the Mets’ rotation for the start of the 2015 regular season.
Aug 12, 2014, 6:49 AM EST
The Kansas City Royals are in first place. In mid-August. This is nor a drill.
Jul 26, 2014, 2:20 PM EST
Daisuke Matsuzaka has been surprisingly useful for the Mets this season in a swingman role, but now he’s headed to the 15-day disabled list due to right elbow inflammation.
Jul 20, 2014, 11:05 PM EST
Buddy Carlyle was the odd man out when the Mets activated Jon Niese from the disabled list.
Jul 6, 2014, 2:01 PM EST
Another ugly season for the Mets just got uglier. According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, starting pitcher Jon Niese has been diagnosed with a strained left shoulder and placed on the 15-day disabled list.
Jul 5, 2014, 11:31 AM EST
Mets left-hander Jon Niese was forced to leave his start against the Rangers in the first inning last night after he was hit in the left side by a comebacker off the bat of Alex Rios. Fortunately, he managed to avoid a serious injury.
Jun 28, 2014, 1:55 PM EST
The Pirates have activated Gerrit Cole from the disabled list in time for Saturday’s start against the Mets.
Jun 23, 2014, 6:42 AM EST
Mike Napoli stole home. Though, really, we should call what he did something else. Also: are we at “Peak Brandon” in Major League Baseball?
Jun 1, 2014, 11:05 PM EST
Marlon Byrd broke his bat without making contact with a baseball (or a knee).
May 7, 2014, 12:28 PM EST
They’ve already set a new modern record for the most hitless at-bats to begin a season, but the Mets’ pitchers aren’t done yet. After another 0-for yesterday the pitching staff is a collective 0-for-55 at the plate this year.
May 6, 2014, 6:40 AM EST
Four shutouts headlined Monday night’s action
Apr 30, 2014, 6:18 AM EST
The Yankees Bleacher Creatures chanted “You sold out!” at Robinson Cano. The world is made for people who aren’t cursed with self-awareness.
Apr 6, 2014, 10:53 AM EST
Mets left-hander Jon Niese was officially activated from the 15-day disabled list on Saturday night and will make his 2014 regular-season debut in Sunday afternoon’s series finale against the Reds.
Mar 29, 2014, 9:47 AM EST
UPDATE: Kristie Ackert of the New York Daily News reports that X-rays came back clean and Mejia is dealing with inflammation. No word yet on his status for the Opening Day roster. 9:47 a.m ET: Mets right-hander Jenrry Mejia has made a strong case for a rotation spot this spring, but a comebacker could put…
Mar 20, 2014, 8:39 PM EST
With Matt Harvey working his way back from Tommy John surgery and Jon Niese likely to be held back for the second series of the regular season due to elbow inflammation, Adam Rubin of ESPN New York reported this morning that Dillon Gee will start for the Mets on Opening Day against the Nationals on…
Mar 17, 2014, 12:48 PM EST
It’s hard to really think of anything related to Jon Niese‘s arm as “good news” considering the Mets left-hander has already had shoulder and elbow problems this spring, but this at least qualifies as “not-bad news.” Adam Rubin of ESPN New York reports that Niese received a cortisone injection after leaving Sunday’s start with elbow…
Mar 16, 2014, 3:34 PM EST
Another day, another injured MLB pitcher. Adam Rubin of ESPN New York reports that Mets starter Jon Niese was pulled from Sunday’s Grapefruit League game against the Cardinals with what’s being called a hyperextended left elbow. Niese suffered the injury 10 days ago in an intrasquad game and it began causing him discomfort in the…
Mar 13, 2014, 9:49 AM EST
I usually have super strong and certain opinions about things. Especially when they concern the media. But this situation has me waffling and wondering all over the place, and I feel like just talking through it. Cool? Cool. Yesterday a story by Stu Woo of the Wall Street Journal was published in which he described…
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