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Mets' Scherzer on IL, Marte back from bereavement list

May. 21, 2022 14:10 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — The New York Mets on Saturday placed pitcher Max Scherzer on the 15-day injured list with a left oblique strain. The move is retroactive to Thursday. Scherzer left his start on Wednesday night after experiencing tightness in his side. An MRI performed...

Snowballs not baseballs: Winter storm wipes out Mets-Rockies

May. 20, 2022 20:42 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Kris Bryant's return from a back injury will have to wait. It's hard to play baseball during a snowstorm in Colorado. The opener of the Rockies' three-game series against the New York Mets was postponed Friday, 6 1/2 hours before the scheduled first pitch, with a...

After Mets lose Scherzer, Alonso HR in 10th beats Cards 7-6

May. 19, 2022 20:55 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — There are two constants to the Mets' season: injuries and wins. They learned Thursday that Max Scherzer will join fellow ace Jacob deGrom on the injured list for a lengthy stretch. Then New York wasted a ninth-inning lead against the St. Louis Cardinals and fell...

Mets ace Scherzer likely out 6 to 8 weeks for oblique strain

May. 19, 2022 19:55 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Mets pitcher Max Scherzer is expected to be sidelined for six to eight weeks with a strained oblique muscle in his left side, the latest blow to a New York pitching staff already missing ace Jacob deGrom. Scherzer, a three-time Cy Young Award winner, had an MRI on...

LEADING OFF: Mets' Scherzer set for MRI on sore left side

May. 19, 2022 02:14 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on today: ___ MAX CONCERN Mets ace Max Scherzer is scheduled for an MRI a day after pulling himself from a start with discomfort in his left side. The three-time Cy Young Award winner signaled...

Scherzer exits with injury to side, Mets deck Cards 11-4

May. 19, 2022 00:29 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Max Scherzer had a four-run lead in the sixth inning and everything was rolling right along for the New York Mets — same as all season. Until the three-time Cy Young Award winner signaled to the dugout he was done. Scherzer pulled himself from a...

Mets ace Max Scherzer exits start with injury to left side

May. 18, 2022 22:29 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Mets ace Max Scherzer removed himself from a start Wednesday night against the St. Louis Cardinals with discomfort in his left side. He will have an MRI on Thursday, the team said. The three-time Cy Young Award winner exited with two outs in the...

Cards' O'Neill has winning hit, twinbill-record 6 Ks vs Mets

May. 17, 2022 23:47 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Tyler O'Neill had the simplest of goals in the ninth inning of a tied game. “Just trying to get the ball in play,” he said. For most of Tuesday, even that seemed impossible. He figured it out just in time. O'Neill redeemed himself...

Mets' Marte loses grandmother 2 years after wife's death

May. 17, 2022 14:09 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Mets outfielder Starling Marte was placed on the bereavement list following the death of his grandmother, which came nearly two years to the day after his wife died of a heart attack. Mets manager Buck Showalter said Tuesday that Marte's grandmother, Ponga...

Mets put RHP Megill on injured list with biceps tendinitis

May. 15, 2022 20:54 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Colin Holderman woke up early in Scranton, Pennsylvania, to have breakfast ahead of the Syracuse Mets' game at the RailRiders. A few hours later, he made his major league debut for the Mets at Citi Field. “Not the Sunday I expected but the Sunday I really...