Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:39:29 -0700
New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon will not be traded this week because a market never developed for him, according to a source.
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:49:30 -0700
The Kansas City Royals have looked at trading for New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon or Philadelphia Phillies SP A.J. Burnett. Any deal would likely hinge on the other team picking up a substantial portion of salary.
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:43:49 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates sent a scout to watch the start of New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon Monday, July 28, during his start against the Philadelphia Phillies. They were one of several teams to check out the veteran.
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:41:46 -0700
The St. Louis Cardinals had a scout in attendance to watch New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon during his start Monday, July 28, against the Philadelphia Phillies. The Cardinals were among several teams with a scout in attendance.
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:41:11 -0700
The Atlanta Braves sent a scout to watch New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon make his start Monday, July 28, against the Philadelphia Phillies. The Braves were one of several teams checking out the veteran hurler.
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:18:40 -0700
The Toronto Blue Jays were scouting New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon during his start against the Philadelphia Phillies Monday, July 28. The Jays were among several teams with scouts watching the veteran.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:56:37 -0700
The New York Mets have made SP Bartolo Colon available in trade talks, although there did not seem to be much of a scouting presence at Safeco Field in Seattle for his most recent start Wednesday, July 23.
Fantasy Tip: If Colon could replicate his results from Wednesday, teams would be lining up for his services, as he retired the first 20 batters he faced. His fantasy value might take a little bit of a jump if he moves to a contender, but for now he is a back-end rotation option for fantasy owners in most formats.
Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:56:08 -0700
New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon retired the first 20 batters he faced Wednesday, July 23, against the Seattle Mariners before losing his perfect game. It was the longest perfection bid by a Mets pitcher since SP Matt Harvey May 7, 2013. Colon ended up allowing two runs, three hits and a walk with five strikeouts over 7 1/3 innings.
Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:31:09 -0700
New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon is a potential trade target of the San Francisco Giants, whom have expressed interest in acquiring Colon, according to a source. The Mets are receptive to trading Colon, too, according to sources.
Sat, 19 Jul 2014 19:18:08 -0700
New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon (illness) is expected to make his next scheduled start even though he dealt with an illness during his last start. Manager Terry Collins said Colon felt a little sluggish Saturday, July 19.