Shaun Marcum

Shaun Marcum of the New York Mets pitches against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on June 19, 2013. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Mets Release Injured Starter Shaun Marcum

The Mets released Marcum on Tuesday after receiving confirmation that Marcum was unlikely to pitch again this season.


Shaun Marcum (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Sims: Breaking Down Shaun Marcum’s Season-Ending Injury

Mets starter Shaun Marcum began the 2013 season with what was diagnosed as right shoulder impingement syndrome, and his season ended this week with another type of impingement — that of the Thoracic Outlet.


Shaun Marcum (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mets Starter Shaun Marcum To Have Season-Ending Surgery

Mets assistant general manager John Ricco said Marcum was diagnosed with Thoracic Outlet syndrome, a condition that involves the compression of nerves near the neck.


Jon Niese (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Jonathon Niese Cleared To Start Throwing; Shaun Marcum To Miss Next Start

John Ricco said before Monday night’s game in San Francisco that Jonathon Niese has been cleared to start throwing again. Shaun Marcum, however, had his right hand examined by a specialist in St. Louis and will miss his next scheduled start Saturday.


The Mets’ Eric Young Jr. gestures after scoring on David Wright’s RBI single in the seventh inning against the Diamondbacks at Citi Field on July 1, 2013. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Put It In The Books: Mets Come Back From The Dead To Stun Snakes

Andrew Brown hit a two-run single with two outs in the 13th inning and the Mets put together a pair of late rallies to hand the NL West-leading Diamondbacks their fourth straight loss, 5-4 on Monday.


Mets right-hander Shaun Marcum delivers the ball against the White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on June 26, 2013 in Chicago. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Mets’ Marcum Finally Puts It All Together, Improves To 1-9 With Gem Vs. ChiSox

Shaun Marcum pitched eight shutout innings for his first win of the season, and Eric Young Jr. had three hits and drove in a run to lead the Mets to a 3-0 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday.


David Wright #5 of the New York Mets is congratulated by Marlon Byrd #6 after hitting a solo home run. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Schwei: Wright’s Hot Hitting, Marcum’s Inability To Win And More Mets Notes

David Wright has taken over the lead in the voting to be the starting third baseman for the National League All-Star team. Wright has also been hot at the plate, going 4-for-5 with two doubles, a triple and a home run in the Mets’ 8-0 win over the Phillies on Sunday.


The Mets’ Eric Young, left, hits against the Braves at Turner Field in Atlanta on June 19, 2013. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Marcum Becomes 3rd Pitcher In Mets History To Drop First 9 Decisions

Kris Medlen shook off a Little League-like mistake with seven strong innings, Chris Johnson hit a three-run homer and the Atlanta Braves beat the New York Mets 5-3 Wednesday night.


The Mets’ Juan Lagares can't come up with a ball hit in the second inning for a three-run triple by the Cubs’ David DeJesus at Citi Field on June 14, 2013. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Cubs’ DeJesus Does Plenty Of Damage To Mets Before Citi Field Takes Him Out

David DeJesus hit a bases-loaded triple before injuring his shoulder when he crashed into the outfield wall, and the Chicago Cubs beat the New York Mets 6-3 on Friday night behind resurgent starter Edwin Jackson.


Marlon Byrd (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Schwei: Ike’s Demotion, Marathon Games, Long Relief Outings And More Mets Notes

The Mets demoted Ike Davis to Triple-A Las Vegas after Sunday’s loss to Miami. Davis was batting .161 with five homers, 16 RBIs and 66 strikeouts in 186 at-bats.


Catcher John Buck of the New York Mets tags Adeiny Hechavarri at Citi Field on June 8, 2013. (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Mets Fall To Marlins After 20 Innings Of Marathon Baseball

The Mets lost a heartbreaking 20 inning game on Saturday as the Marlins topped the Amazins on Saturday.


Shaun Marcum (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Tough-Luck Marcum Not Getting Help From Mets

Mets starter Shaun Marcum is winless through seven starts and has begun the season 0-6.


Mets starter Shaun Marcum throws against the Marlins during the first inning at Marlins Park in Miami on May 31, 2013. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

So Much For Mets’ Momentum: Amazins Lifeless In Loss To Lowly Marlins

Jacob Turner pitched seven scoreless innings in his season debut and Marcell Ozuna had three hits to help the Miami Marlins halt a nine-game losing streak with a 5-1 win over the New York Mets on Friday night.


The Mets’ Marlon Byrd hits a three-run home run in the third inning against the Reds at Citi Field on May 20, 2013. (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Marcum Falls To 0-5 As Mets’ Bats Disappear After Hot Start Against Reds

Jay Bruce hit a tiebreaking homer and drove in two runs to back Johnny Cueto’s wild but effective return from the disabled list, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the New York Mets 4-3 Monday night.


The Mets’ Shaun Marcum pitches against the Cardinals at Busch Stadium on May 15, 2013 in St. Louis, Mo. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Ankiel Hits Clutch Homer, But Mets Fail To Capitalize In Loss To Cardinals

Rookie Shelby Miller followed up his nearly perfect one-hitter with 5 2-3 scoreless innings and the Cardinals scored the go-ahead run in the seventh on a wild pitch in a 4-2 victory over the New York Mets on Wednesday night.