Frank Viola

Frank Viola (Credit: Stephen Dunn /Allsport)

Frank Viola Released From Hospital After Heart Surgery

The New York Mets say former pitcher Frank Viola has been released from a hospital, a week after heart surgery.

04/09/2014

Frank Viola (Credit: Stephen Dunn /Allsport)

Mets Coach Frank Viola Resting Comfortably After Open-Heart Surgery

He was hired by the Mets in January as pitching coach of Triple-A Las Vegas of the Pacific Coast League, and a heart problem was detected during a spring-training exam.

04/02/2014

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East Meadow Showing Tremendous Support For Hometown Kid Frank Viola

When it comes to famous people who grew up in East Meadow, there’s a few, but the name that always comes to mind for everyone, young and old, would be former big-league pitcher Frank Viola.

03/28/2014

Frank Viola (Credit: Stephen Dunn /Allsport)

Former Mets Pitcher, Minor-League Coach Frank Viola To Undergo Heart Surgery

New York said Tuesday that during a spring-training exam “Mets physicians discovered a heart condition that needed to be corrected as soon as possible.”

03/26/2014

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R.A. Dickey Does It! Mets’ Knuckleballer Wins No. 20

Mets reliever Jon Rauch made it interesting. But in the end Dickey got win No. 20, furthering his case for the National League Cy Young Award.

09/27/2012

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Palladino: ‘Uncharitable’ Dickey Deserves NL Cy Young Award

R.A. Dickey: Great year. Great story. Lousy team. We all love a good fairy tale, but the knuckler has to win 20 to have a chance — though it shouldn’t be that way.

09/14/2012

R.A. Dickey (credit: Jeff Curry/Getty Images)

Schwei: Dickey Giving Mets Fans Something To Watch

R.A. Dickey’s attempt to become a 20-game winner is one of the few storylines remaining for the Mets this September.

09/10/2012

R.A. Dickey (Photo by Jeff Curry/Getty Images)

R.A. Dickey Becomes First To 18 Wins As Mets Top Cardinals In Series Finale

R.A. Dickey became the first pitcher in the Majors to win 18 games this season and Ike Davis hit a three-run homer as the Mets topped the Cardinals, 6-2, on Wednesday.

09/05/2012

R.A. Dickey (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Mets Considering Starting R.A. Dickey Every Fourth Game

The New York Mets are considering putting R.A. Dickey on the mound every fourth game instead of the traditional five.

08/02/2012

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B&C Morning Show: Frank Viola in the Allstate Studio with Boomer & Carton

These days former Mets pitcher Frank Viola is working as the pitching coach for the Brooklyn Cyclones and he joined Boomer & Craig this morning to talk about his playing career and what he is expecting and looking forward to with his new job.

WFAN–06/06/2011

Frank Viola of the New York Mets winds back to pitch during a game in the 1990 season. ( Photo by: Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

On WFAN: Viola ‘Excited’ To Coach For Cyclones

Frank Viola, pitching coach for the New York Mets’ Class A Cyclones, joined Benigno & Roberts on Tuesday morning to talk about his new gig in Brooklyn.

WFAN–02/01/2011

Frank Viola of the New York Mets looks on during a game in the 1990 season. ( Photo by: Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Ex-Met Frank Viola Named Cyclones’ Pitching Coach

Ex-Mets starter Frank Viola is returning to professional baseball, agreeing to become the pitching coach for the Mets’ Class A Brooklyn Cyclones. The Mets also said Monday that Rich Donnelly will take over as manager.

WFAN–01/31/2011