Kyle Farnsworth

Kyle Farnsworth (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Farnsworth ‘Bitter’ And Looking For Payback After Being Released By Mets

Kyle Farnsworth hopes to get a chance to stick it to the Mets. The reliever was released after Wednesday’s game against the Yankees, just two days after closing out a Subway Series win.

“I am very bitter right now,” Farnsworth said.

05/15/2014

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Boomer & Carton: Farnsworth Gets Bitter; Boomer Can Relate

Included in Boomer’s recollection was a story that occurred while he was in Cincinnati which he referred to as the ‘Great Chicken Massacre’…

WFAN–05/15/2014

Mets reliever Jeurys Familia delivers a pitch in the ninth inning against the Atlanta Braves on April 18, 2014, at Citi Field. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Mets’ Musical Closers May Continue This Week Against The Yankees

It seems like the Mets are determined to exhaust every possible option on their roster to find a closer. Jeurys Familia may be the next in line.

05/12/2014

Ben Revere #2 of the Philadelphia Phillies steals second base in the first inning under the tag of Wilmer Flores #4 of the New York Mets as Daniel Murphy #28 backs up the play during the game at Citi Field on May 10, 2014. (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Phillies Get To Farnsworth, Hand Mets 5th Straight Defeat

Ryan Howard had four hits, including a tiebreaking single in the ninth inning, and Jimmy Rollins homered and scored four times to lead the Philadelphia Phillies past the slumping New York Mets 5-4 on Saturday night.

05/10/2014

Coors Field (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Mets Notes: Rocky Mountain Low, An April To Remember & More

After allowing 28 runs in the first three games of the set, Mets pitchers combined to allow just one run in Sunday’s win. It was just the fifth time in club history that they held the Rockies to one run or less at Coors Field.

05/05/2014

Dillon Gee of the New York Mets pitches against the Miami Marlins at Citi Field on April 27, 2014. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Mets Notes: Dillon Gee Still Unbeaten In Rubber Games & More

According to the Elias Sports Bureau, Gee is now 4-0 with a 3.61 earned run average in nine career starts in rubber games.

04/28/2014

Kyle Farnsworth was named the new Mets closer April 20, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Mets Replace Jose Valverde With Kyle Farnsworth As Closer

Valverde got the job when Bobby Parnell went down with an elbow injury after blowing a save on opening day.

04/20/2014

Jenrry Mejia (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Collins: Mejia May Best Serve The Mets Out Of The Bullpen

Where does Jenrry Mejia fit with the Mets? At this point it’s a mystery, but manager Terry Collins says he expects him to be a valuable addition no matter what his role is.

02/18/2014

Sandy Alderson (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Palladino: Mets Only Wish They Had Yankees’ Problems

While some Yankees fans engaged themselves in some minor hand-wringing over Masahiro Tanaka’s middle-distance running capabilities, just as many Mets fans wondered why on earth Ike Davis is still on the roster.

02/17/2014

Kyle Farnsworth of the Pittsburgh Pirates throws against the Texas Rangers at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on Sept. 11, 2013 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Mets Attempt To Solidify Bullpen, Announce Signing Of Farnsworth

The veteran right-hander, who is known for his blazing fastball and bouts with his control, signed a minor league contract with the Mets and will be extended an invite to spring training.

02/03/2014

Robinson Cano of the New York Yankees crosses home plate against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Yankees Snap Road Skid, Cano Comes Through In 4-3 Win

Kyle Fansworth lost control in 8th, set up a silver platter for Robinson Cano who delivered the game-winning, go-ahead RBIs. Yankees won 4-3 on Sunday.

07/04/2012

Jose Reyes

Coleman’s Corner: Breaking Down Mets Free Agent Options

Ed Coleman discusses the Mets’ chances of holding onto Jose Reyes and various free agent options for the Amazins.

WFAN–11/11/2011

Justin Verlander (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images) and CC Sabathia (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images), set kick off game one of the ALDS at Yankee Stadium.

Hartnett: Wild Card Wednesday Produces Difficult Path For Yankees

The outcome of ‘Wild Card Wednesday’ has made the Yankees’ playoff match-ups the toughest possible. Verlander and the Tigers are no easy task and the Rays are built for playoff success.

WFAN–09/29/2011

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In Front Of Rockin’ Yankee Stadium Crowd, Derek Jeter Pulls Closer To 3,000

Yankee Stadium was rocking and Derek Jeter kept swinging, from the first pitch to the final out. Eager to make history and put the hoopla behind him, Jeter quickly doubled for his 2,998th career hit. That was all he got Thursday night.

WFAN–07/08/2011