Shaun Marcum

John Buck #44 of the New York Mets meets with starter Dillon Gee #35 (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Mets Starter Dillon Gee On His Struggles: ‘I Don’t Know What Else To Do’

“I don’t know what to say,” Gee said. “I didn’t feel all that bad tonight. I’m a ground-ball guy and I think seven ground balls got through. I don’t know what else to do.”

05/15/2013

Terry Collins (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Schwei: Walk-Off Wins, Lots Of Losses, Leadoff Homers At Citi And More Mets Notes

The Mets have dropped to a season-low six games under .500 after going 2-4 on their six-game homestand. The Mets’ 1-0, 10-inning win last Tuesday night against the White Sox was the second extra-inning, one-hitter in Mets history.

05/13/2013

Mets right-hander Shaun Marcum, third from the left, hands the ball to manager Terry Collins during the fifth inning against the Pirates at Citi Field on May 10, 2013. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Marcum Fails To Get Out Of The 5th Inning, Pirates Handle Mets

Garrett Jones hit a three-run homer – a call that was correctly overturned by baseball’s beleaguered umpires – and Wandy Rodriguez pitched the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 7-3 victory over the New York Mets on Friday night.

05/10/2013

Terry Collins (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Coleman: Can The Mets’ Offense Get Any Worse?

Make it six losses in a row. And more abject futility. It’s enough to drive manager Terry Collins crazy.

05/01/2013

Robert Carson #73 of the New York Mets reacts after giving up a three run home run to right fielder Domonic Brown #9 of the Philadelphia Phillies in the fifth inning against the New York Mets at Citi Field on April 27, 2013 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images)

Mets’ Slide Continues, Phillies Blast Carson For Five Runs

The Mets are starting to slide. The losing streak is now at three.

04/27/2013

Terry Collins #10 of the New York Mets talks to Jonathon Niese #49 of the New York Mets after he was hit by a comebacker hit by Mark Ellis #14 of the Los Angeles Dodgers. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Niese Day To Day After Taking Comebacker Off Leg; Is Expected To Make Next Start

X-rays were negative and Niese left with a bruise. The Mets said he was day to day. “We’ll see how it feels tomorrow,” Niese said. “But I should be able to throw a bullpen and make my next start.”

04/24/2013

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

Shaun Marcum On Track To Make Mets Debut Against Phillies

Shaun Marcum pitched five scoreless innings in an extended spring training game Monday, putting him in line to make his New York Mets debut Saturday against Philadelphia.

04/23/2013

Jeremy Hefner (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Kallet: Despite Mets’ Strong Start, Abysmal Back End Of Rotation Could Doom Club In A Hurry

The back end of New York’s rotation has been predictably abysmal. Dillon Gee, Jeremy Hefner and Aaron Laffey — the current No. 3, No. 4 and No. 5 starters — have a combined 6.23 ERA in 23 2/3 innings pitched.

04/16/2013

Shaun Marcum (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Mets’ Marcum To See Docs In N.Y.; Laffey Likely For Spot Start

Aaron Laffey is 25-29 with a 4.38 ERA in six major league seasons with four teams.

04/04/2013

Shaun Marcum with the Brewers in 2012 (Photo by David Welker/Getty Images)

Mets’ Marcum Scratched From Simulated Game, Unlikely To Start Sunday

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – Shaun Marcum was unable to pitch a simulated game for the Mets because of pain in his neck and is doubtful to come off the disabled list to start Sunday against […]

04/03/2013

John Buck #44 of the New York Mets celebrates with Jonathon Niese #49 after scoring on a Ruben Tejada #11 (not pictured) RBI double. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Stellar Start From Niese, Balanced Offensive Attack Propel Mets Past Padres

Nothing about the New York Mets on Monday resembled the second half of last season. Then again, opening day has often been their biggest highlight of the year.

04/01/2013

Johan Santana  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

David Wright On Teammate Johan Santana: ‘He’s Just Kind Of In A Bit Of Shock’

“He’s just kind of in a bit of shock,” Wright said. “I don’t think anyone was expecting this. For everyone, it’s kind of shocking. It’s disheartening.”

03/29/2013

Elvin Ramirez (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images), Jon Niese (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images), Kirk Nieuwenhuis  (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Coleman: Elvin Gone, Marcum Listed, Niese Ready And Kirk Not Beamed Down — Yet

The Mets made the first of what might be several minor moves to free up 40-man roster space by trading righty reliever Elvin Ramirez to the Angels for cash on Wednesday night.

03/28/2013

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

Johan Santana (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Palladino: Santana’s Shoulder Getting In Way Of Mets’ Relevance

They’ll just have to wait for Santana and hope that the brilliant future that awaits Harvey is now. Santana won’t pitch in a game until he can throw a ball 180 feet. So far, he’s only halfway there.

03/27/2013

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