Former Mets Reliever Scott Atchison Agrees To Minor-League Deal With TribeThe 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.
Mets Non-Tender Valdespin, Hefner, Atchison, Quintanilla And TurnerThe 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.
Wright Returns To Lineup, Mets Fall To Brewers In Extra InningsDavid Wright returned to the Mets' lineup on Saturday, though he couldn't help the Mets prevent an extra inning loss to the Brewers.
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."
Mets Place Infielder Justin Turner On DL, Activate Reliever Scott AtchisonThe 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.
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.
Bullpen Gets Rocked As Mets Get Swept By Rox In Snow-Shortened SeriesJon 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.
Coleman: Which Mets Pitcher Will Get Hurt Next? ; Wright, Murphy Inching CloserWhen 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.
Coleman: Luckily For Mets, Marcum Injury Doesn't Appear SeriousWhile Mets have had their share of injuries during spring training, but Shaun Marcum's right shoulder doesn't appear to be a major issue.
Without Dickey, Mets' Rotation Will Be Depended Upon To Deliver Innings, WinsComing 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.
Mets Reach Agreement With Reliever Brandon LyonThe Mets have added another piece to their revamped bullpen.
Coleman: Healthy Marcum Ready To Make Impact In Mets' RotationMarcum 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.
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.