Phillies Score 5 In 9th, Another Bullpen Meltdown Dooms MetsOn a night where New York celebrated the iconic television sitcom "Seinfeld," comedian Jerry Seinfeld was probably asking himself "what's the deal with the Mets bullpen?"
Familia Demolished By Cardinals, Mets Bullpen Gives Away Another GameFamilia gave New York its major league-leading 16th blown save. He was booed loudly after striking out pitcher John Gant to end the inning and has a 6.91 ERA
Mets' Bullpen Takes Hit As Familia Lands On Injured ListJeurys Familia hasn't been very effective in his return to the New York Mets. Now he won't be available for a while, either.
Alonso's Game-Winner Lifts Mets After Another Bullpen MeltdownRookie Pete Alonso hit a game-winning sacrifice fly off Cincinnati closer Raisel Iglesias in the 10th inning
AP: Free Agent Reliever Familia Set To Return To MetsThe revamped New York Mets bullpen is set to include a very familiar face — longtime reliever Jeurys Familia.
Mets Trade Closer Jeurys Familia To Oakland AthleticsNew York gets right-hander Bobby Wahl, infielder Will Toffey for its closer.
Mets Reach Deals With DeGrom, Syndergaard, Harvey, 5 MoreThe Mets have reached one-year deals with starters Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard and Matt Harvey and settled with five other players.
Callaway: Mets Might Not Have A True Closer In 2018The Mets might not have a sole closer under new manager Mickey Callaway.
Mets Shut Down Wheeler; Familia To Return FridayThe team announced Thursday it has shut down Wheeler. The right-hander was placed on the disabled list July 24 with a stress reaction in his right arm.
On The Mend: Mets' Familia Set To Pitch For Brooklyn CyclonesThe Mets' season went off the rails long ago, but there are positive moments to be had going forward.
Palladino: Losing Familia Will Prove Biggest Blow To Mets’ Playoff HuntThough certainly game enough, Reed proved last year that closer is not his true calling, as he blew four out of five opportunities. This year, he’s already blown two out of eight chances.
Six Weeks Into Fantasy Baseball Season, It's Time To Drop Struggling Draft PicksPart of both the frustration and the fun of fantasy sports is picking players in the draft, but if those picks aren't producing yet, fantasy baseball owners have to be thinking about cutting bait at this point.
Met's Familia Expected To Be Out 3 To 4 Months Following SurgeryGeneral manager Sandy Alderson had said he was unsure if Familia would return this season, but the team said in a statement Saturday that the right-hander can resume throwing in six weeks and should pitch again this year.
Mets' Familia Undergoes Surgery, Placed On Disabled ListMets closer Jeurys Familia is expected to be out "several months" after undergoing surgery Friday to remove a blood clot, general manager Sandy Alderson said Friday.
Sims: Good Thing Familia's Blood Clot Was Discovered NowThough he’ll likely be out for a while, if not the duration of the season, Familia is fortunate that this was caught now. Further testing is underway to determine if surgery is indicated.