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Mets right-hander Bartolo Colon pitches in the third inning against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on July 23, 2014. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Mets Set To Deliver A Case Of Opening Day Blues

Boomer and Craig got today’s radio program underway with more reaction to the Mets’ decision to start Bartolo Colon. Hint: they don’t like it.


Max Scherzer, then of the Detroit Tigers, walks back to the dugout during Game 1 of the American League Division Series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on October 2, 2014. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Quite An Early Test: Mets To Face Max Scherzer On Opening Day

Max Scherzer will be the opening day starter for the Washington Nationals instead of Stephen Strasburg, who has made the previous three opening day starts.


Bartolo Colon (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Colon, DeGrom Reportedly Get Nods For Mets’ Openers; Harvey No. 3

It looks like the Amazin’s are putting age before Harvey.


The Mets’ Michael Cuddyer takes a swing during the second inning of a spring training game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Tradition Field on March 20, 2015. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Cuddyer Blasts Another One As Mets Edge Cardinals

Michael Cuddyer hit his fourth home run of spring training, his second in two days, helping the New York Mets beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-4 Friday.


Matt Reynolds (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Colon Struggles, Mayberry Picks Up 2 Hits As Mets Fall To Braves

Freddie Freeman hit his second home run of spring training, helping the Atlanta Braves beat the New York Mets 3-2 Tuesday.


Matt Harvey #33 of the New York Mets poses for a portrait on February 28, 2015 at Tradition Field in Port St. Lucie, Florida. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Report: Harvey Likely To Pitch Game 3, Game 8 To Start 2015 Season

According to the New York Post, Mets pitcher Matt Harvey will likely make his first start of 2015 on April 9 against the Nationals in Washington, DC.


Matt Harvey (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mets Pitchers And Catchers: Optimism Returns Along With Harvey

There’s a different vibe this year in Port St. Lucie. Some are already picking New York as their dark horse in the NL East. Why? It’s all about that ace.


Dillon Gee #35 of the New York Mets pitches in the first inning during the first game of a doubleheader against the Washington Nationals on September 25, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Report: Mets Working Hard To Trade Starting Pitcher Dillon Gee

Of New York’s veteran starting pitchers — including Bartolo Colon and Jon Niese — Gee appears to have the least value.


Bartolo Colon (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Report: Mets ‘Actively’ Looking To Trade One Of Their Veteran Pitchers

A trade doesn’t appear to be close. There are more attractive pitchers rumored to be on the trade market, and A.J. Burnett is the only significant free-agent starter who has been signed.


Bobby Abreu (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Final Mets Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange Records

The Mets have not reached the postseason since 2006. With the Royals making the playoffs for the first time since 1985, only four teams in the majors currently have longer droughts than the Mets.


WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 23:  Bartolo Colon #40 of the New York Mets pitches in the first inning against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on September 23, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Mets Fall 4-2 To NL East Champion Nationals

Nationals center fielder Denard Span left in the third inning after making a diving, tumbling catch, and NL East champion Washington went on to a 4-2 victory over the New York Mets.


Bartolo Colon #40 of the New York Mets. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Colon Ejected As Nationals Smash Mets 6-2

Adam LaRoche and Anthony Rendon had two-run homers off Bartolo Colon, who was ejected after hitting the following batter both times.


Bartolo Colon (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Report: Angels, Other Contending Teams Interested In Bartolo Colon

There are several teams in pennant races that would love to add the veteran starter, but the fact that he’s owed $11 million in 2015 makes him a less attractive commodity.


Bartolo Colon #40 of the New York Mets celebrates a triple play with Travis d'Arnaud #15 to end the sixth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on August 24, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

WATCH: With Help From Yasiel Puig, Mets Turn First Triple Play Since 2010

It’s one of the rarest — and most exciting — plays in baseball. The New York Mets turned a triple play in the sixth inning of Sunday’s game against the Los Angeles Dodgers.


Bartolo Colon (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Colon To Pitch For Mets On Sunday Before Burying His Mother In Dominican Republic

Bartolo Colon feels a sense of duty during a trying time for him personally.