Pelfrey’s spring stats usually aren’t so hot — and this year has been no different. Well, certain members of the Mets’ front office were reportedly ready to give up on the 6-foot-7 hurler.
Hampered by an elbow injury, the left-handed slugger went 1 for 25 over 11 games this spring for Houston.
The word “scrappy” is probably overused, but it applies to Jose Altuve. Despite his physical limitations, he’s found a way to get it done throughout his professional career.
The Houston Astros crushed Mike Pelfrey for eight runs over two and two-thirds innings pitched on Sunday as the Mets lost 9-5.
Hiroki Kuroda pitched four strong innings in the Yankees’ 6-3 spring training victory over the Houston Astros.
The Mets have officially waived goodbye to failed top prospect Fernando Martinez.
Mets fans: Have you been dreaming of an NLCS rematch between New York and Houston? If so, it’ll have to happen in 2012.
The Yankees and Rockies are reportedly far apart in preliminary talks for starter Ubaldo Jimenez. In fact, Colorado might not even be willing to trade their ace. That won’t stop the Bombers from sending a representative to Coors Field.
A pitcher from Suffolk and a catcher from Nassau have had dreams of making the big leagues. Now they’re one step closer.
Justin Turner homered and drove in a career-high five runs to help the New York Mets beat the Houston Astros 7-4 Sunday.
Lee also hit one of three Astros home runs to snap New York’s three-game winning streak.
Mets outfielder Carlos Beltran was removed from New York’s lineup against the Houston Astros because of swelling in his right eye.
David Wright hit a go-ahead homer to cap a four-run eighth inning that rallied the New York Mets to a 6-4 victory over the Houston Astros on Friday night.
David Wright ended his career-worst hitless drought with a homer and a two-run double, Chris Capuano pitched seven sharp innings and the New York Mets topped the Houston Astros 9-1 on Thursday.
Just 18 games into the season, Mets fans are wearing paper bags over their heads at Citi Field. With the team off to its worst start at home in franchise history, it’s easy to see why they feel that way.