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Jonathon Niese expected to make first spring training start for Mets Tuesday
Jonathon Niese, favored to start for the Mets on Opening Day, is expected to catch his first Grapefruit League start Tuesday.
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Sat Mar 08, 2014
WIll The Mets Regret Signing Colon?
With Matt Harvey down for the 2014 season, Sandy Alderson signed Bartolo Colon in December, with the hope that the 40-year-old could be a top-of-the-rotation starter.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
The Florida Times-Union
Gene Frenette: Added responsibility awaits Mets' Daniel Murphy
Jeff Roberson Associated Press Mets second baseman and Jacksonville native Daniel Murphy during spring training on Feb. 22 in Port St. Lucie.
Parnell, Niese, Colon face hitters in Mets camp
For the first time since last July 30, closer Bobby Parnell pitched in a game-type situation, as the right-hander and rotation members Jonathon Niese and Bartolo Colon faced teammates in a controlled intrasquad game Thursday morning.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Zack Wheeler takes a backseat, and he's just fine with that
Mets pitcher Zach Wheeler throws a bullpen session during spring training Tuesday Feb. 18, 2014, in Port St. Lucie, Fla.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Mets: Pitchers have to step up in batter's box
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - Back in the National League for the first time since 2002, Bartolo Colon spent a lot of time in the Dominican Republic batting cages during the off-season.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
New York Mets Starter Jonathon Niese Gets Clean MRI - This Time
When Jonathon Niese came out of a Wednesday bullpen session complaining of a "dead" arm, the New York Mets had plenty of reason for concern.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The Miami Herald
Jason Heyward's first homer of spring has familiar ring
Jason Heyward remembers his first home run in a major league uniform, a mammoth drive against Tigers pitcher Max Scherzer in a spring-training game in Lakeland in 2010.
Mets Morning News: Pitchers Injuries This Way Comes
After being positioned as the Opening Day starter , Jonathon Niese was sent back to New York for an MRI o n his left shoulder .
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Report Ep. 60: Niese, Drew, Franklin, Tejada, & Ike
The Rising Apple Report has amazin'ly reached its 60th episode! I'll be hosting, with Danny Abriano and Rich Sparago joining for the best half-hour of Mets talk on the internet airwaves! Feb 20, 2014; Port St Lucie, FL, USA; New York Mets first baseman Ike Davis in spring training action at Tradition Field.
Mets' Niese (shoulder) sent to N.Y. for exam
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Left-hander Jonathon Niese , projected to be the Opening Day starter for the New York Mets , is being sent to New York for a medical exam after complaining of shoulder pain.
Mets: Team has personnel issues to be sorted out
Now that Seattle shortstop Nick Franklin is a possible target, Ruben Tejada, above, needs to produce right out of the gate.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Zack Wheeler Reminds New York Mets That Opening Day Isn't Set in Stone
With exactly 100 innings of MLB experience, Zack Wheeler says he's aiming for the biggest honor a pitcher can get in spring training - Opening Day starter.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
5 Candidates For New York Mets' 5th Starting Rotation Spot
With Matt Harvey slated to miss the 2014 season, there is currently an open spot in the New York Mets rotation behind the likes of Zack Wheeler , Bartolo Colon , Jonathon Niese and Dillon Gee .
Tue Feb 11, 2014
The Newark Star-Ledger
Zack Wheeler tells Mets he wants to be Opening Day starter
Zack Wheeler, shown pitching against the Giants last season, wants to be the Mets' opening day starter.