John Lannan

Daisuke Matsuzaka (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Eddie C’s Mets Notebook: Dice-K Is Up, First Base Situation And Chris Young

The Mets made a pitching change on Wednesday, calling up right-hander Daisuke Matsuzaka from Triple-A Las Vegas and sending down left-hander John Lannan to make room.


Mets reliever John Lannan reacts as Anthony Rendon of the Nationals rounds third in the 10th inning during Opening Day on March 31, 2014 at Citi Field. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Mets Bring Up Daisuke Matsuzaka, Send Down John Lannan

Matsuzaka’s contract was selected Wednesday from Las Vegas, and New York sent Lannan outright to the Triple-A team.


Mets reliever John Lannan reacts as Anthony Rendon of the Nationals rounds third in the 10th inning during Opening Day on March 31, 2014 at Citi Field. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Coleman: Still 90 And Counting After Mets’ Bullpen Blows Opening Day

And I picked this team to win 84 games. Who am I kidding? Probably myself.


John Lannan (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

John Lannan Gets Shelled, Tejada Strikes Out Twice In Mets’ Loss

Giancarlo Stanton hit a three-run homer off Gonzalez Germen in the sixth inning, and the Marlins beat the Mets 10-7 Monday to improve to 5-0 against their NL East rival in spring training.


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Lannan Allows 2 Unearned Runs Over 4 Innings In Mets’ Loss

Kolten Wong hit a two-run homer for the second straight day, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the New York Mets 6-4 Wednesday.


Daisuke Matsuzaka (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Collins: Dice-K, Lannan Are ‘Leading Guys’ For 5th Spot In Mets’ Rotation

Bartolo Colon, Jon Niese, Dillon Gee and Zack Wheeler are sure things. As for the fifth and final spot? That is coming down to a competition in camp.


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Lannan Looks Good, Duda Homers In Mets’ Sloppy Loss To Marlins

Reed Johnson hit a two-run single to highlight a five-run sixth inning as the Miami Marlins’ split-squad team beat the New York Mets 9-1 Saturday.


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Exclusive Excerpt From John Feinstein’s ‘Where Nobody Knows Your Name’

An exclusive excerpt from John Feinstein’s book, “Where Nobody Knows Your Name,” which chronicles the lives of those trying to reach Major League Baseball.


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With Harvey A Long Way Off, Wheeler Vows To Be The Mets’ Ace In 2014

Wheeler showed signs last season of becoming a co-ace with Harvey, which is exactly what the Mets envisioned when they acquired the hard-throwing right-hander from the San Francisco Giants for Carlos Beltran back in July 2011.


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Mets Agree Minor League Deal With John Lannan, Settle With Dillon Gee

John Lannan has agreed to a minor league contract with the New York Mets. The Amazin’s also settled its arbitration case with right-hander Dillon Gee, agreeing to a one-year contract worth $3,625,000.


Matt Harvey throws against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on June 23, 2013. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Palladino: Great Pitching A Given For Heavy-Hitter Matt Harvey

Nothing is a given with these Mets, aside from the almost-sure thing in the 24-year-old flamethrower. He’s worth the lofty price of admission all by himself.


Matt Harvey

Strasburg’s Replacement Toys With Mets; Nationals Roll

Ryan Zimmerman homered in the fourth off Mets rookie Matt Harvey and Ian Desmond connected off Jon Rauch in the eighth, helping the Nationals complete a three-game sweep.


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Yankees’ Pineda Moves Closer To Securing Starting Spot

Michael Pineda moved a step closer to securing a spot in the Yankees’ rotation with 3 2-3 solid innings in New York’s 8-5 win over Washington on Thursday.


David Wright and Ike Davis

Coleman: Mets Look To Stay Offensive

As the Mets get set to play each other this weekend, manager Terry Collins is hoping that the inherent faith he has in his offense to produce runs will come to fruition again this season.