Mets Shut Down Wheeler; Familia To Return FridayThe team announced Thursday it has shut down Wheeler. The right-hander was placed on the disabled list July 24 with a stress reaction in his right arm.
On The Mend: Mets' Familia Set To Pitch For Brooklyn CyclonesThe Mets' season went off the rails long ago, but there are positive moments to be had going forward.
Palladino: Losing Familia Will Prove Biggest Blow To Mets’ Playoff HuntThough certainly game enough, Reed proved last year that closer is not his true calling, as he blew four out of five opportunities. This year, he’s already blown two out of eight chances.
Six Weeks Into Fantasy Baseball Season, It's Time To Drop Struggling Draft PicksPart of both the frustration and the fun of fantasy sports is picking players in the draft, but if those picks aren't producing yet, fantasy baseball owners have to be thinking about cutting bait at this point.
Met's Familia Expected To Be Out 3 To 4 Months Following SurgeryGeneral manager Sandy Alderson had said he was unsure if Familia would return this season, but the team said in a statement Saturday that the right-hander can resume throwing in six weeks and should pitch again this year.
Mets' Familia Undergoes Surgery, Placed On Disabled ListMets closer Jeurys Familia is expected to be out "several months" after undergoing surgery Friday to remove a blood clot, general manager Sandy Alderson said Friday.
Sims: Good Thing Familia's Blood Clot Was Discovered NowThough he’ll likely be out for a while, if not the duration of the season, Familia is fortunate that this was caught now. Further testing is underway to determine if surgery is indicated.
Mets' Familia Diagnosed With Arterial Clot In Shoulder, Surgery PossibleThe news comes a day after Familia blew a save in a 6-5 loss to the Giants. In that outing, he allowed four runs (three earned) on two hits and two walks while retiring just one batter.
Stumbling Mets Edged By Harper, Nationals In ElevenBryce Harper homered early, then doubled and scored the go-ahead run in the 11th inning on a bases-loaded walk by Jeurys Familia.
Mets' Familia Pitches In Minors As Domestic Violence Ban Nears EndMets closer Jeurys Familia pitched an inning for Double-A Binghamton on Monday as he prepares to return from a 15-game suspension under Major League Baseball's domestic violence policy.
Palladino: MLB, NFL Offered Nothing But Mixed Messages This WeekIn one week’s time, MLB and the NFL proved they just can't make up their minds. Instead of being for or against something, as they have been historically, they spent a few days vacationing on middle ground.
Mets' Familia Suspended 15 Games Following Domestic Violence ArrestMajor League Baseball suspended pitcher Jeurys Familia on Wednesday for 15 games following his October arrest on a domestic violence charge.