Mariano Rivera has the most popular jersey in baseball (NBC Sports)

By at 26 September, 2013, 10:34 am

Major League Baseball just announced the most popular jerseys sold and Mariano Rivera is at the top of the list: 1.    Mariano Rivera, New York Yankees 2.    Matt Harvey, New York Mets 3.    Yasiel Puig, Los Angeles Dodgers 4.    Manny Machado, Baltimore Orioles 5.    Buster Posey, San Francisco Giants 6.    Clayton Kershaw,  Los Angeles Dodgers 7.    Yadier Molina, St. Louis Cardinals 8.    Andrew McCutchen,…


Sports Beat “Self-absorbed Matt”

By at 20 September, 2013, 1:05 pm

In yet another dreary Mets season Matt Harvey gave Mets fans a number of thrills this season such as pitching two scoreless innings as the starting pitcher in the 2013 All-Star Game played at Citi Field this past July. You would have to go back nearly 30 years to Dwight Gooden’s heyday to find a […]



By at 20 September, 2013, 11:10 am

Happy Brithday to Dennis Ribant, one of my favorite Mets and the best starting pitcher the Mets had until of course Tom Seaver. Checkout this very interesting bio from SABR on Ribant  Thinking out loud: Matt Harvey went into a real damage control yesterday after his cringe worthy interview/infomercial on the Dan Patrick Show.  Good for Harvey […]


Harvey will try to rehab elbow instead of surgery (The Associated Press)

By at 17 September, 2013, 11:59 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — Matt Harvey will try to rehab his injured right elbow without reconstructive surgery, a move the young ace hopes is going to keep him on the mound for the New York Mets next season.


Matt Harvey won’t have Tommy John surgery on his injured elbow (Updated) (Big League Stew)

By at 17 September, 2013, 3:11 pm

UPDATE : The Mets confirmed that Harvey will try to rehab his injury for now, but GM Sandy Alderson said Tommy John could still be a possibility in a few months.
Sandy Alderson says “there will be no surgery immediately.” Throwing program of 6 to 8 weeks and see how elbow responds. #mets
— Adam Rubin (@AdamRubinESPN) September 17, 2013
Sandy Alderson says 2015 should not be impacted, even if it ultimately is determined two months down the road Tommy John surgery is required — Adam Rubin (@AdamRubinESPN) September 17, 2013
Check out Adam Rubin of ESPN New York’s Twitter feed for more tidbits from Tuesday’s press conference.
ORIGINAL POST : The New York Mets are expected to announce Tuesday what injured ace Matt Harvey will do about the partially torn UCL in his right elbow. But CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman has apparently beaten them to it . He is reporting that Harvey won’t have surgery, but instead will attempt to rehab the injury.


Report: Harvey opts for rehab over surgery (The SportsXchange)

By at 17 September, 2013, 2:37 pm

New York Mets pitcher Matt Harvey will reportedly try to rehabilitate his injured right elbow rather than undergoing Tommy John surgery, according to a report.


Mets’ Harvey sees Andrews for 2nd opinion on elbow (The Associated Press)

By at 16 September, 2013, 1:38 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — Injured Mets ace Matt Harvey has been examined by Dr. James Andrews for a second opinion on his injured right elbow.


Matt Harvey met with Dr. James Andrews (NBC Sports)

By at 16 September, 2013, 1:31 pm

Matt Harvey was in Florida to meet with Dr. James Andrews for his second opinion. He met him. And … we don’t know anything yet: Matt Harvey saw Dr. James Andrews in Pensacola, Fla. today for a second opinion on his right elbow. — New York Mets (@Mets) September 16, 2013 Harvey is on his…


A toast to the 2013 New York Mets (Big League Stew)

By at 13 September, 2013, 10:16 am

Editor’s note: We’re saying goodbye to teams mathematically eliminated from the 2013 MLB season with a toast. Want to contribute? Follow @BigLeagueStew on Twitter and await our call for submissions. Next up, the New York Mets.
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New York Mets: Upcoming Free Agent Shin-Soo Choo Could End Up in Queens (Yahoo! Contributor Network)

By at 11 September, 2013, 11:09 am

COMMENTARY | Even if New York Mets pitcher Matt Harvey had stayed healthy throughout the 2013 MLB season, all signs indicated that the team planned to add a top outfielder in free agency this offseason.