10:58 PM EST, Thu March 05, 2015
MetsBlog 2 hours ago

Colon sharp but Mets fall to Nationals 5-4

Bartolo Colon threw two perfect innings, but the Mets lost to the Nationals, 5-4, in Viera on Thursday night. In his first Spring Training at-bat, John Mayberry, Jr. hit a solo home run off Max Scherzer to give the Mets …

Nats 5, Mets 4: Colon perfect; Soup's up!

VIERA, Fla. -- Bartolo Colon's first Grapefruit League start was perfect. Colon retired all six batters he faced, but the Washington Nationals rallied from a four-run deficit to beat the Mets 5-4 on Thursday night. Kila Ka'aihue delivered a go-ahead two-run homer against Cory Mazzoni in the seventh. John Mayberry Jr. produced a second-inning solo homer against debuting Max Scherzer and Eric Campbell added a two-run homer and Anthony Recker had an RBI single an inning later against 15-game-winner Tanner Roark as the Mets had opened a 4-0 lead.

Colon pleased with outing

VIERA, Fla. — Bartolo Colon threw two perfect innings in his Grapefruit League debut Thursday. He struck out two. “I felt pretty good today but I’m not quite there yet, like season ready. I didn’t throw everything I needed to …
Newark Star-Ledger 4 hours ago
Still with the Mets, Bartolo Colon makes first spring training start against Washington Nationals

Still with the Mets, Bartolo Colon makes first spring training start against Washington Nationals

Colon is a candidate to start Opening Day against the Nationals. He won 15 games last season and posted a 4.09 ERA.
Newark Star-Ledger 6 hours ago

Bartolo Colon vs. Max Scherzer: Mets vs. Washington Nationals lineups

VIERA, Fla. — The Mets and Nationals meet at 5 p.m. at Space Coast Stadium. Bartolo Colon is on the mound against Max Scherzer, a possible Opening Day preview. Here are the lineups: METS Matt den Dekker, CF Ruben Tejada,...
New York Daily News 12 hours ago
Mets camp buzz: Bartolo Colon goes up vs. Nats' Max Scherzer

Mets camp buzz: Bartolo Colon goes up vs. Nats' Max Scherzer

Bartolo Colon will take the mound Thursday night against the Nationals’ shiny new ace Max Scherzer.
Newark Star-Ledger Mar 1, 2015

Just Bartolo Colon being Bartolo Colon for Mets

He also batted .032 last season, with two hits in 62 at-bats.
Newark Star-Ledger Feb 28, 2015

Matt Harvey won't start Opening Day for Mets but Bartolo Colon might

Pitching coach Dan Warthen said Colon is among the pitchers being considered for the spot, but it seems that the options are vast.
MetsBlog Feb 28, 2015

Colon and other pitcher being debated for Opening Day

The Mets are strongly considering Bartolo Colon for the Opening Day start against the Nationals in D.C., multiple sources told beat reporter Adam Rubin (ESPN, Feb. 27). According to Rubin, the choice is between Colon and another pitcher, …

Sources: Colon may get Opening Day nod

Bartolo Colon #40 SPNew York Mets 2014 STATS GM31 W15 L13 BB30 K151 ERA4.09 PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Nothing is set in stone, but the Mets are strongly considering Bartolo Colon for the Opening Day start against the Washington Nationals in D.C., multiple sources told ESPNNewYork.com. The sources added that the Mets have narrowed the choices to Colon and one other pitcher, and that it's too early to decide which will get the assignment.
Mets 360 Feb 14, 2015

Mets360 projections: Bartolo Colon

Advanced stats proponents who preach that you should not evaluate how well someone pitched by their win totals should be pleased with how Mets fans view Bartolo Colon. In his first season with the Mets, Colon won 15 games. Yet…Read more →Related Posts:Mets360 2015 projections: Curtis GrandersonMets360 2013 projections: Ike DavisMets360 2013 projections: David WrightMets360 2014 projections: Bartolo ColonMets360 2015 projections: Daniel Murphy

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