Jason Isringhausen

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Mets Want Extended Spring From Isringhausen

Flushing’s reunion with Jason Isringhausen will have to wait. The Mets have asked the 38-year-old to participate in extended spring training in order to build up his elbow strength.


Manny Acosta, Jason Isringhausen, Blaine Boyer (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Coleman’s Corner: The Mets’ Bullpen Battle

By most projections, 6 of the 7 spots in the Mets’ bullpen are locked up. That leaves Jason Isringhausen, Blaine Boyer, Manny Acosta and Pat Misch all vying for the final spot.


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Isringhausen Fighting To Stay With Mets; Decision Looms

There are limited spots available in the Mets’ bullpen, but Jason Isringhausen doesn’t feel the heat. “It’s a good problem,” he said on Sunday.


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Mets’ Isringhausen ‘Feels Normal’ Following Bullpen Session

Mets pitcher Jason Isringhausen threw a bullpen session after being sidelined with inflammation in his right elbow. Isringhausen says he plans to throw Friday in a minor league game, noting “everything feels normal.”


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Coleman’s Corner: Mets Rehab

Ed Coleman reports on Angel Pagan’s lower back soreness, Jason Isringhausen’s elbow and Carlos Beltran’s performance in minor league games.


Jason Isringhausen (credit: Mike McCann/WFAN)

Isringhausen Back Throwing After Sore Elbow

Mets pitcher Jason Isringhausen has resumed throwing after being sidelined three days with inflammation in his right elbow.


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Coleman’s Corner: The Pressure Is On Ollie P

For Met fans who want to kiss the enigmatic Ollie goodbye after this start, don’t pucker up just yet. Perez was promised starts this spring – and Collins is a man of his word.


Detroit Tigers' Don Kelly (32) safely steals second base as New York Mets second baseman Luis Castillo (1) waits the throw during a spring training baseball game against the New York Mets, Monday, March 7, 2011, in Port St. Lucie, Fla. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Mets’ Castillo Feeling Heat From 2nd Base Competition

Luis Castillo sprinted from the Mets’ dugout, taking his spot at second base. He knows opportunities like this one are probably running out. “I got to show them I can still play. If I don’t make the team I don’t know what I am going to do,” Castillo said.


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Coleman’s Corner: That’s A Start For Mets’ Ollie P

Ollie lives for another day. Perez defied the odds and went out and threw two scoreless innings, allowing two hits, in a 3-0 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday.


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Perez, K-Rod Pitch Scoreless Ball, Mets Beat Cards

Closer Francisco Rodriguez pitched a scoreless inning in his spring debut and New York beat a split squad of St. Louis Cardinals 3-0 Thursday.


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Coleman’s Corner: Terry Likes Tejada

Manager Terry Collins managed to wake some people up today with his pronouncement that Ruben Tejada may possibly be alive and well in the battle for 2B here at Mets camp.


New York Mets pitcher Chris Young signs autographs during spring training baseball Friday, Feb. 18, 2011, in Port St. Lucie, Fla. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Mets Pitchers Throw Batting Practice

WFAN’s Ed Coleman provided video of R.A. Dickey, Oliver Perez, Chris Young, Chris Capuano, and Jason Isringhausen from Mets spring training on Thursday.


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Collins Unconcerned About Paulino’s Absence

Ronny Paulino’s absence from spring training because of visa problems isn’t yet a concern to Mets manager Terry Collins.


New York Mets' Jose Reyes (7) warms up along with teammates Chris Capuano, left, David Wright (5) and Jason Bay (44) during spring training baseball, Monday, Feb. 21, 2011, in Port St. Lucie, Fla. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Coleman’s Corner: Mets’ Union Shop

The players are “unionizing” on Tuesday morning here in Port St. Lucie – the MLBPA’s annual spring visit to Mets camp.


Jason Isringhausen while with the Cardinals in 2004. (Photo By Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Isringhausen Impresses Mets, Gets Minor League Deal

Jason Isringhausen agreed to a minor league contract with the Mets on Tuesday after auditioning with a brief bullpen session. “All I need is a chance to throw in spring somewhere and hope for the best,” said Isringhausen.