Farnsworth 'Bitter' And Looking For Payback After Being Released By MetsKyle Farnsworth hopes to get a chance to stick it to the Mets. The reliever was released after Wednesday's game against the Yankees, just two days after closing out a Subway Series win. "I am very bitter right now," Farnsworth said.
Boomer & Carton: Farnsworth Gets Bitter; Boomer Can RelateIncluded in Boomer's recollection was a story that occurred while he was in Cincinnati which he referred to as the 'Great Chicken Massacre'...
Mets' Musical Closers May Continue This Week Against The YankeesIt seems like the Mets are determined to exhaust every possible option on their roster to find a closer. Jeurys Familia may be the next in line.
Phillies Get To Farnsworth, Hand Mets 5th Straight DefeatRyan Howard had four hits, including a tiebreaking single in the ninth inning, and Jimmy Rollins homered and scored four times to lead the Philadelphia Phillies past the slumping New York Mets 5-4 on Saturday night.
Schwei’s Mets Notes: Rocky Mountain Low, An April To Remember & MoreAfter allowing 28 runs in the first three games of the set, Mets pitchers combined to allow just one run in Sunday's win. It was just the fifth time in club history that they held the Rockies to one run or less at Coors Field.
Schwei’s Mets Notes: Dillon Gee Still Unbeaten In Rubber Games & MoreAccording to the Elias Sports Bureau, Gee is now 4-0 with a 3.61 earned run average in nine career starts in rubber games.
Mets Replace Jose Valverde With Kyle Farnsworth As CloserValverde got the job when Bobby Parnell went down with an elbow injury after blowing a save on opening day.
Collins: Mejia May Best Serve The Mets Out Of The BullpenWhere does Jenrry Mejia fit with the Mets? At this point it's a mystery, but manager Terry Collins says he expects him to be a valuable addition no matter what his role is.
Palladino: Mets Only Wish They Had Yankees’ ProblemsWhile some Yankees fans engaged themselves in some minor hand-wringing over Masahiro Tanaka’s middle-distance running capabilities, just as many Mets fans wondered why on earth Ike Davis is still on the roster.
Mets Attempt To Solidify Bullpen, Announce Signing Of FarnsworthThe veteran right-hander, who is known for his blazing fastball and bouts with his control, signed a minor league contract with the Mets and will be extended an invite to spring training.
Yankees Snap Road Skid, Cano Comes Through In 4-3 WinKyle Fansworth lost control in 8th, set up a silver platter for Robinson Cano who delivered the game-winning, go-ahead RBIs. Yankees won 4-3 on Sunday.
Coleman's Corner: Breaking Down Mets Free Agent OptionsEd Coleman discusses the Mets' chances of holding onto Jose Reyes and various free agent options for the Amazins.