The new Yardbarker app is here! Install on your iPhone, iPad or Android device. You can also find us in Google Newsstand.


Red Sox-Mets Preview

An innings limit combined with the prospect of postseason baseball are the only things that have slowed down Matt Harvey. The New York Mets look for their ace to continue his dominance Friday night when they open their first home series with the Boston Red Sox in 14 years. Harvey (11-7, 2.57 ERA) has tossed 154 innings and New York (71-56) doesn't want him to go more than 190 in...
Via AP on Fox
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Matt Harvey and Jacob deGrom: Baseball’s Next Great Dynamic Duo?

We’re all familiar with the many unique aspects that make Baseball the true National Pastime. The game can conceivably go on forever. It’s the only sport where the defense has the ball. The team trying to score is outnumbered 9 to 1. My personal favorite is that it’s a team sport based around a collection […]
Via Mets Merized Online
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mets' Verrett takes 'Matt who' approach in spot start for Harvey

Logan Verrett couldn't understand what all the fuss was about when he was tabbed to make Sunday's spot start in place of New York Mets ace Matt Harvey."Why's everybody freaking out?" Verrett jokingly asked Harvey on Friday. "Don't they know I'm a way better pitcher than you?"Pretty bold talk for a rookie who was already let go by two other teams this season and had never made a major...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Things Falling Into Place For Mets

Maybe there are omens, if you believe in such things, but there is so much to like about what’s happening for the Mets, and it could be personified by Logan Verrett. Not only did the Mets get five innings from Verrett in his start for Matt Harvey, but got eight strong – with eight strikes in today’s series clinching win over the Rockies. Things don’t often fall into place...
Via New York Mets Report
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Harvey 'on board' with Mets skipping his turn in rotation

    Get ready for a potential controversy in the Big Apple. The New York Mets announced on Friday that they will skip Matt Harvey’s next turn in the rotation in order to keep his innings down. The pitcher says he is “on board” with the decision. “The innings are adding up — we have kind of been discussing that the whole time. I told them I was completely on board...
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Harvey Does Not Accept Mediocrity

I wanted to update this post with something Matt Harvey posted on MLB’s Snapchat this afternoon. It’s just another reason why I am so glad that we have a player with this kind of focus and high aspirations on our team. Harvey epitomizes everything I want to see from this team. * * * * * […]
Via Mets Merized Online
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Harvey Battles Against Pittsburgh, But Receives Little Support

Matt Harvey delivered another solid performance yesterday, but he received little support from his teammates. He tossed six strong innings while allowing only one run and striking out six. However, he got a no decision as the Mets’ lineup struggled to score against the Pirates’ pitching. This has unfortunately been a theme throughout Harvey’s career. […]
Via Mets Merized Online
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Harvey And deGrom Fire Back To Back Gems

Following Matt Harvey‘s dominant performance Tuesday against the Rockies, Jacob deGrom responded with a stellar outing of his own. He fired seven shutout inning while striking out ten to earn his 11th win of the season. Colorado’s lineup looked completely overmatched as deGrom annihilated them with his explosive heater and electrifying breaking pitches. “I was […]
Via Mets Merized Online
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Innings Limits Stifle New York Mets’ Dominant Starters?

NEW YORK, NY – AUGUST 11: Matt Harvey #33 of the New York Mets celebrates the final out of the eighth inning against the Colorado Rockies on August 11, 2015 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images) Even before they took first place, the Mets were held afloat by their starting rotation. Their youth means they...
Via The Sports Journal
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Harvey fires back on Instagram after catching heat for private jet pic

Matt Harvey took to Instagram to fire back at critics after he was roundly ripped on social media for posting a photograph of himself enjoying the luxurious environs and posh amenities he was afforded during a recent flight on a private jet. The New York Mets ace on Thursday morning posted a photograph to Instagram...Read More The post Matt Harvey fires back on Instagram after catching...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Mets News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

How the Chicago Cubs are swinging

Report: Barry Bonds loses collusion case

Packers smart to sit Rodgers for rest of preseason

Towns is perfect for today's NBA

The Opening Drive: Utah alum Jordan Gross is fed up with the HarBros

Five greatest NBAers without a ring

Exactly how bad is the NL East?

Five potential college football Week 1 shockers

Top 10 storylines for Week 3 of the NFL preseason

Wilson’s ‘Recovery Water’ plug sends the wrong message

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker