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Prospect Matt Harvey ‘A Remote Possibility’ To Fill Spot In Mets’ Rotation

Harvey might be the top choice among Mets fans to take Dillon Gee’s spot in the rotation. But manager Terry Collins warned that trial by fire isn’t exactly ideal during a playoff chase.


Darnell McDonald will be swapping Red Sox for Yankees' pinstripes. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Yankees Snatch McDonald From Red Sox

The Yankees claimed outfielder Darnell McDonald off waivers from the Red Sox.


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Yankees Claim RHP Schwinden Off Waivers

The New York Yankees have announced that they have claimed pitcher Chris Schwinden off waivers from the Cleveland Indians, and have assigned him to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.


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Blue Jays Claim Chris Schwinden On Waivers From Mets

The Toronto Blue Jays have claimed right-hander Chris Schwinden on waivers from the New York Mets.


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Mets’ Thole Returns From DL, Johnson Demoted

The Mets made room for catcher Josh Thole by demoting Rob Johnson and placed starter Chris Schwinden on waivers, promoting reliever Elvin Ramirez.


Center fielder Andres Torres #56 of the New York Mets is congratulated by outfielder Vinny Rottino #33 after scoring a run during a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on May 9, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Mets Promote Vinny Rottino, Send Down Chris Schwinden

The New York Mets have recalled catcher-outfielder Vinny Rottino from Triple-A Buffalo and optioned right-handed pitcher Chris Schwinden to the minor league team.


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Mets Place Batista On DL, Recall Schwinden

The New York Mets placed right-hander Miguel Batista on the 15-day disabled list Sunday and recalled right-hander Chris Schwinden.


Chris Johnson #23 of the Houston Astros gets a high five from Dave Clark #35 of the Houston Astros after hitting a three run home run against the New York Mets in the second inning on May 2, 2012 at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Astros Rough Up Mets, Schwinden; Complete 3-Game Sweep

Chris Johnson had four hits, homered twice and drove in a career-high six runs to back up another solid outing by Wandy Rodriguez, and the Houston Astros beat the New York Mets 8-1 on Wednesday to complete a three-game sweep.


Scott Hairston #12 of the New York Mets hits an RBI triple to give the Mets the lead during the fifth inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on April 27, 2012 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Scott Hairston Hits For Cycle, But Sloppy Play And Poor Pitching Doom Mets

New York lost 18-9 to the Colorado Rockies on Friday night, done in by six errors and an 11-run inning by the Rockies that overwhelmed the offensive display by Scott Hairston, who hit for the cycle.


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Mets’ Chris Schwinden Takes Ball Against Rockies In Mike Pelfrey’s Absence

As the Mets kick off a three-game series in Colorado on Friday night looking for their fourth consecutive victory, the club turns to Chris Schwinden to make his first start of the season.


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Has Mike Pelfrey Started His Last Game For Mets?

If the Mets want to keep Pelfrey under their control, in December they would have to offer him at least $4.55 million for 2013 — a year he’d miss a big chunk of.


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Mets’ Pelfrey To Get Second Opinion On Elbow; Ailing Bay Frustrated

Mike Pelfrey and Jason Bay have been placed on the DL, the latest round of bad news for a Mets team beset by injuries to key players the past few years.


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Chipper Powers Braves To Doubleheader Sweep Of Mets

Chipper Jones had a sacrifice fly and RBI double in the nightcap and a solo homer and a double in the opener, as the Braves swept a doubleheader from the Mets on Thursday night.