Despite suffering physical setbacks and not living up to expectations on the mound this season, New York’s top pitching prospect intends to make an impression on the big stage sooner rather than later.
One reason to watch this summer was the expected major-league debut of top pitching prospect Noah Syndergaard. Don’t hold your breath. The 21-year-old fireballer might not throw a pitch in Queens this season.
Noah Syndergaard has already survived an elbow scare this season. Well, the Mets’ top pitching prospect is banged-up again — but this time it’s his shoulder.
Between prized prospects getting hurt and hitting coaches getting fired, there’s been a lot of elbowing around the Amazin’s these days.
That sound you just heard was a collective exhale from Queens and beyond.
Noah Syndergaard, the Mets’ top prospect, has been placed on the disabled list with a flexor pronator strain in his right elbow.
According to the report, Las Vegas 51s manager Wally Backman challenged the right-hander to alter his approach on the hill ahead of his last start.
Until they start throwing around the old hardball for real, everybody’s even despite the obvious baggage the Mets bring against the Nationals on Monday or the improvements the Yanks take to Houston on Tuesday.
Five straight losing seasons. That’s what the New York Mets have produced since moving into Citi Field. David Wright, for one, is tired of it.
With Opening Day less than two weeks away, Alderson is in talks with both the Mariners and the Diamondbacks about acquiring a shortstop, according to WFAN/CBSSports.com baseball insider Jon Heyman.
Syndergaard’s major league debut will have to wait. The Mets pitching prospect was optioned to minor league camp on Tuesday and is expected to start the season at Triple-A Las Vegas.
Daisuke Matsuzaka and Ross Detwiler stated their cases for jobs as No. 5 starters as the New York Mets beat the Washington Nationals 7-5 on Thursday.
It’s hard to be intimidated when you’re 6-foot-6, 240-pounds and throw a “hook from hell.” We’re talking about the Mets’ pitching prospect who’s starting to build a reputation in Port St. Lucie as anything but soft.
After another impressive spring outing, Craig is once again calling for the Mets to keep young fireballer Noah Syndergaard on their roster coming out of spring training — a take his radio partner doesn’t agree with.
Mets top prospect Noah Syndergaard pitched two scoreless innings in his Grapefruit League debut and New York beat Atlanta 6-2 Monday.