There’s no concrete timetable for his return, but general manager Sandy Alderson told reporters on Monday it’s “realistic” that Wright could return by the All-Star break in mid-July.
Noah Syndergaard pitched six-hit ball into the eighth inning and connected for his first major league home run as the Mets beat the Phillies 7-0 Wednesday to complete a three-game sweep.
Boomer and Craig had a whole host of topics to discuss Thursday morning, beginning with the story surrounding the Mets, who got a big-time performance out of rookie pitcher Noah Syndergaard.
“If we stay with the five-man, I’m going to take you out after five innings. You guys OK with that?” Collins remembered telling the group.
Gerrit Cole struck out 10 over 8 1-3 dominant innings to outduel New York Mets rookie Noah Syndergaard and lift the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 4-1 win Friday night.
The Mets have now lost seven straight games at Wrigley Field dating back to June 3, 2014. The skid is the second-longest losing streak at the “Friendly Confines” in team history.
Prized Mets pitching prospect Noah Syndergaard earned his first major league win, the success tempered when he beaned Carlos Gomez with a 96 mph fastball, and New York beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-1 Sunday.
Noah Syndergaard made his major league debut Tuesday night and, if you don’t already know by now, his nickname is “Thor.”
The touted prospect showed off his electric fastball and sharp curve before fading in the sixth inning of the New York Mets’ 6-1 loss to the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night.
Jake Arrieta pitched eight sparkling innings, Kris Bryant homered for the second straight day and the Chicago Cubs spoiled Noah Syndergaard’s anticipated debut with a 6-1 victory over the New York Mets.
Noah Syndergaard seems to have matured and appears to be much more at ease. We’ll finally see what he’s got on the mound Tuesday night in Chicago.
On Thursday night, after it was revealed that the 22-year-old would miss his start, he received some criticism on Twitter. He didn’t take it well, and responded.
“That’s why we have him,” manager Terry Collins said. “He’ll be the guy. … Dillon’s won a lot of games in the big leagues and he’s going to have to step up and fill some big shoes, but he can handle it.”
After getting six straight outs last week in his first appearance following elbow surgery, the Mets’ ace allowed two runs and six hits over 2 2-3 innings Wednesday in a 7-4 loss to the Marlins.
While so many eyes focus on A-Rod and his journey through comeback-land in Tampa, something interesting is fermenting across the state. The Mets are showing signs of becoming a real baseball team.