Bartolo Colon

Matt Harvey #33 of the New York Mets greets teammates in the dugout during the third inning of a spring training game against the Miami Marlins at Roger Dean Stadium on March 11, 2015 in Jupiter, Florida. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Mets’ Matt Harvey: I Understand Why I’m Not Starting Opening Day

Matt Harvey says he understands the New York Mets’ rationale in not starting him on opening day.

03/24/2015

Bartolo Colon (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images), Matt Harvey (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

WFAN’s Carton: Mets ‘Have Taken Away The Joy Of Opening Day’

Fans of the Mets, having endured years of futility, are heading into the 2015 season with more hope than they’ve had in a long, long time. And who better to ring in the campaign than … Bartolo Colon?

03/24/2015

Matt Harvey (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Mets’ Collins On Fuss Over Rotation: ‘Matt Harvey Doesn’t Really Care’

“It’s just one start,” Mets manager Terry Collins said Monday after announcing Bartolo Colon would start opening day. “I know it’s a big deal to a lot of people. To me it’s not.”

03/24/2015

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.

WFAN–03/24/2015

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.

03/23/2015

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.

03/23/2015

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.

03/20/2015

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.

03/10/2015

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.

03/03/2015

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.

02/19/2015

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.

12/09/2014

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.

12/01/2014

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.

09/30/2014

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.

09/24/2014

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.

09/12/2014

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