Scott Atchison

Scott Atchison (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Former Mets Reliever Scott Atchison Agrees To Minor-League Deal With Tribe

The 37-year-old appeared in 50 games for the Mets last season, interrupted by two trips to the disabled list. He pitched to a 4.37 ERA with 28 strikeouts and 12 walks in 45 1/3 innings of work.

01/07/2014

Jordany Valdespin (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mets Non-Tender Valdespin, Hefner, Atchison, Quintanilla And Turner

The Mets did not offer contracts to pitchers Jeremy Hefner and Scott Atchison, infielders Omar Quintanilla and Justin Turner, and utility man Jordany Valdespin, making the five free agents.

12/03/2013

David Wright of the New York Mets reacts after he is the final out of the seventh inning leaving the bases loaded against the Milwaukee Brewers on September 28, 2013 at Citi Field. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Wright Returns To Lineup, Mets Fall To Brewers In Extra Innings

David Wright returned to the Mets’ lineup on Saturday, though he couldn’t help the Mets prevent an extra inning loss to the Brewers.

09/28/2013

Terry Collins #10 of the New York Mets is ejected after arguing with first-base umpire Jerry Layne #24 in the tenth inning against the Atlanta Braves. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Mets Looking Forward To Expanded Replay Following Controversial Loss

“It’s tough,” Niese said. “Obviously (if) we were playing next year we wouldn’t be in that situation. That’s the beauty of replay and how necessary it is. It is what it is. (Layne) made the call, and we just got to get over it and come back after the off-day.”

08/22/2013

Justin Turner (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Mets Place Infielder Justin Turner On DL, Activate Reliever Scott Atchison

The Mets have placed infielder Justin Turner on the 15-day disabled list with pain in his ribcage, setting up a roster shuffle that led to top prospect Zack Wheeler being added as the extra player for a doubleheader against the Atlanta Braves.

06/18/2013

Jeurys Familia (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Mets Reliever Jeurys Familia To Undergo Surgery On Right Elbow

Mets reliever Jeurys Familia is scheduled for surgery Wednesday on his right elbow, sidelining a promising young arm in New York’s struggling bullpen.

06/05/2013

Josh Rutledge #14 of the Colorado Rockies celebrates his fourth-inning home run off of Jonathon Niese #49 of the New York Mets with Chris Nelson #4 of the Colorado Rockies. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Bullpen Gets Rocked As Mets Get Swept By Rox In Snow-Shortened Series

Jon Garland pitched seven solid innings in bitter cold, Troy Tulowitzki homered and hit a go-ahead single and the Colorado Rockies beat the New York Mets, 11-3, on Thursday.

04/18/2013

Jeremy Hefner (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Coleman: Which Mets Pitcher Will Get Hurt Next? ; Wright, Murphy Inching Closer

When the hard comebacker off the bat of Carlos Beltran (of course it was him) smashed off the right elbow of Mets pitcher Jeremy Hefner on Tuesday afternoon, you just had to laugh — to keep from crying.

03/27/2013

Shaun Marcum (credit: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Coleman: Luckily For Mets, Marcum Injury Doesn’t Appear Serious

While Mets have had their share of injuries during spring training, but Shaun Marcum’s right shoulder doesn’t appear to be a major issue.

03/21/2013

Johan Santana (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images), Jonathon Niese (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images), Shaun Marcum (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images) and Matt Harvey  (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Without Dickey, Mets’ Rotation Will Be Depended Upon To Deliver Innings, Wins

Coming off their fourth straight losing season, the Mets enter spring training with a projected rotation of Johan Santana, Jon Niese, Shaun Marcum, Matt Harvey and Dillon Gee, a quintet that combined to go 35-34 with a 3.26 ERA last season.

02/14/2013

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Mets Reach Agreement With Reliever Brandon Lyon

The Mets have added another piece to their revamped bullpen.

02/07/2013

Shaun Marcum (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Coleman: Healthy Marcum Ready To Make Impact In Mets’ Rotation

Marcum officially signed with the Mets on Wednesday and is healthy and ready to go. Mets special assistant J.P. Ricciardi drafted Marcum when he was Toronto’s GM back in 2003, and Marcum saw the Mets as a good fit for himself some 10 years later.

01/31/2013

Daniel Murphy (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Daniel Murphy, Mets Avoid Arbitration; Second Baseman Agrees To $2.9M Deal

Second baseman Daniel Murphy and the Mets have agreed to a one-year contract worth $2,925,000, avoiding salary arbitration.

01/30/2013