LaTroy Hawkins unavailable today, Terry will try to avoid using Scott Rice
Terry Collins told reporters this morning LaTroy Hawkins is unavailable to pitch in this afternoon's game against the Reds.
Sat May 18, 2013
Feldman shines as Cubs rout Mets
Scott Feldman pitched into the seventh inning and contributed two RBI as Chicago took an 8-2 win over the New York Mets in the second of three from Wrigley Field on Saturday.
Final Score: Cubs 8, Mets 2 - Why can't every day be Harvey Day?
Having won their previous two games, the Mets came into Saturday afternoon with a shot at their longest winning streak in quite some time.
Fri May 17, 2013
The Newark Star-Ledger
Mets' Scott Rice on pace to set franchise record in appearances
Scott Rice pitched to one batter Wednesday. His first delivery, a splitter, skidded passed John Buck for a wild pitch.
Wed May 15, 2013
Final Score: Cardinals 10 Mets 4
Robert Carson allowed four earned runs and two home runs in only two innings of work, although Greg Burke and Brandon Lyon combined for two innings of scoreless relief.
Fri May 10, 2013
Final Score: Pirates 7 Mets 3
Shaun Marcum was ineffective for 4 2/3 innings, allowing six runs and nine hits, including a three-run home run to Garrett Jones in the fifth inning.
Thu May 02, 2013
Scott Rice A Bright Spot In New York Mets Bullpen
Out of all the left-handed relievers the New York Mets had in spring training this year, who would have thought Scott Rice would end up being the best? Not only has Rice been the team's most reliable lefty out of the bullpen this season, but his story is also one of the best in all of Major League Baseball .
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Mets catcher Anthony Recker was next to pitch in Monday's 15-inning loss
Sometime during the 13th inning Monday night, Terry Collins approached Anthony Recker, his backup catcher and the only position player not yet to have played.
Mets Injury Report: Updating Timetables for Major Injuries After 1 Month
While the New York Mets have gotten off to a disappointing start considering their early-season schedule, the injury bug has not bitten them as badly as other teams - especially the crosstown rival New York Yankees .
Miami Marlins Edge New York Mets in 15-inning Epic
The opening game of the New York Mets and Miami Marlins series saw both bullpens and more.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Final Score: Marlins 4 Mets 3
The Marlins were able to put together a few hits and a sac-fly against Shaun Marcum in the 15th inning to win the ballgame.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
New York Post
No relief in sight for Collins & Co. as Carson is latest to spit the bit
Until they do, depressing days like yesterday at Citi Field will happen. General manager Sandy Alderson has not been able to build a shut-down bullpen and that continues to be one of the Mets' biggest downfalls.
New York Post
Phillies rough up Mets as skid hits 3 straight
The Mets' lineup has been slumping for a week, yesterday's starter Shaun Marcum struggled in his debut and reliever Robert Carson was even worse.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Faith and Fear in Flushing
Extended Spring Training Continues
Faith and Fear in Flushing made its debut on Feb. 16, 2005, the brainchild of two longtime friends and lifelong Met fans.
Shaun Marcum shaky in 2013 debut
Shaun Marcum , fully recovered from a neck injury, made his debut both for the 2013 season and as a Met this afternoon in Queens against the Phillies, but it didn't go quite as well as he had hoped.
Final Score: Phillies 9 Mets 4
Robert Carson allowed five runs in the fifth inning - he allowed two home runs and a walk in the process.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
New York Mets Need To Demote Josh Edgin
When Shaun Marcum makes his long awaited season debut for the New York Mets Saturday, they'll be forced to remove someone from their bullpen to free up a spot for Marcum on the roster.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Major League Baseball
Despite swollen leg, Niese to make next start
One day after X-rays taken of his lower right leg came back negative, left-hander Jon Niese had some swelling and tightness in the area but fully expects to make his next start.