Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:50:06 -0700
New York Mets manager Terry Collins said he considers SP Daisuke Matsuzaka as a candidate to start if SP Bartolo Colon (back) or SP Jenrry Mejia (finger) are not able to make their next scheduled start.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:01:02 -0700
New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon (back) has been dealing with back spasms but said he will make his next start Saturday, April 19. SP Daisuke Matsuzaka, who will pitch out of the bullpen, can be rotation insurance in case Colon can't go.
Fantasy Tip: Colon's back spasms likely affected him in his rough outing Sunday. Be wary of starting him this weekend until he shows that he can get past it without it affecting his performance.
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 00:50:01 -0700
New York Mets pitchers have allowed 21 home runs in the team's first 12 games. SP Bartolo Colon has allowed six home runs while SP Dillon Gee has allowed five.
Mon, 17 Mar 2014 09:13:39 -0700
New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon is likely to take the opening day assignment from SP Jon Niese (elbow), who is now doubtful to be ready for opening day. SP Dillon Gee could also be in consideration for the first start.
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 14:04:39 -0800
New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon (calf) said he's ready to make his spring debut Monday, March 10, after throwing 54 pitches in an intrasquad game Thursday, March 6. He's expected to start the second game of the regular season against the Washington Nationals.
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 13:25:31 -0800
New York Mets SPs Jon Niese (shoulder) and Bartolo Colon (calf) both faced hitters in an intrasquad game Thursday, March 6. Niese faced hitters for the first time since undergoing an MRI exam on his shoulder Feb. 26. He threw two innings and said the pain in his arm is gone. Colon threw three innings, and his fastball ranged from 86 to 89 mph.
Tue, 04 Mar 2014 14:23:47 -0800
New York Mets SPs Jon Niese (shoulder) and Bartolo Colon (calf) and RP Bobby Parnell (quadriceps) will all throw in game-type situations Thursday, March 6. Niese will go two innings, Colon will throw three and Parnell is expected to toss just one inning against minor leaguers.
Sat, 01 Mar 2014 06:57:41 -0800
New York Mets SP Jon Niese (shoulder) and SP Bartolo Colon (calf) both tossed a baseball to each other Saturday, March 1.
Thu, 27 Feb 2014 12:27:19 -0800
New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon (calf) is expected to resume throwing Friday, Feb. 28. "He's doing all his stuff inside. He's riding the bikes. We just don't want him running. He's going to throw tomorrow, I think. Dan (Warthen) is going to try to do something with him to make sure we don't strain the calf too bad. But everything's fine," manager Terry Collins said.
Wed, 26 Feb 2014 11:05:13 -0800
New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon (calf) did not work out Wednesday, Feb. 26, because of calf tightness.