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Sep 16, 2014
Rotoworld
Bartolo Colon surrendered 12 hits, but gave up only one run over 7 2/3 innings to earn his 14th win as the Mets handed the Marlins a 9-1 loss on Tuesday.
Mets Blog | ESPN New York 22 hours ago

Morning Briefing: Season's final week

ATLANTA FIRST PITCH: The season is rapidly winding down. After an off-day Monday, six games remain. Three at D.C. Then three at home against the Houston Astros. Bartolo Colon, who aims to reach 200 innings this season, opposes right-hander Tanner Roark (14-10, 2.85 ERA) on Tuesday at 7:05 p.m. at Nationals Park. Colon (14-12, 4.02) is at 190 1/3 innings. He also will start the season finale Sunday. Monday’s news reports: • In what may have been his final 2014 start, with team brass considering imposing an innings cap, Jacob deGrom limited Atlanta to two runs (one earned) in six...

Miami Marlins victim of rare feat at hands of Mets' right-hander Bartolo Colon

How hard is it to give up 13 hits and hold a team to a run like Bartolo Colon did during his 7 2/3 innings against the Marlins Tuesday night? Since the Marlins’ 1993 inaugural season, nine starters have done it a total of 10 times, including Livan Hernandez for the Marlins in 1999.
Rotoworld Sep 16, 2014

Colon scatters 12 hits but earns his 14th win - Bartolo Colon (S) New York Mets

Bartolo Colon surrendered 12 hits, but gave up only one run over 7 2/3 innings to earn his 14th win as the Mets handed the Marlins a 9-1 loss on Tuesday.
Mets 360 Sep 16, 2014

Game Chatter: Nate Eovaldi vs. Bartolo Colon (9/16/14)

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Newark Star-Ledger Sep 12, 2014
Will Nationals get revenge for Bartolo Colon's hit by pitch? Mets don't expect it

Will Nationals get revenge for Bartolo Colon's hit by pitch? Mets don't expect it

Colon maintained after the game that his ejection was a surprise to him and he did nothing wrong.

Mets not expecting retaliation from Nats

NEW YORK -- Terry Collins said he does not expect any retaliatory plunkings on Friday after Bartolo Colon drilled two batters in the series opener, including Jayson Werth on the left side, which prompted Colon to get ejected. Collins said the Mets routinely deal with aggressive inside pitching from the Washington Nationals. So, he insinuated, they’re not exactly an innocent party anyway. “I don’t know why there would be,” Collins said about retaliation from the Nats.
The Nationals Enquirer Sep 12, 2014

Bartolo Colon ejected after plunking Jayson Werth. Werth: "We don’t have time for [bullsh*t]" (Video)

On the same night Giancarlo Stanton was hit in the face by a pitch in Milwaukee, Bartolo Colon was busy in New York plunking Ian Desmond and Jayson Werth after giving up home runs. Video of Werth's HBP and Colon's...
Newark Star-Ledger Sep 11, 2014
Mets' Bartolo Colon says HBP wasn't on purpose, surprised by ejection against Nationals

Mets' Bartolo Colon says HBP wasn't on purpose, surprised by ejection against Nationals

The ejection was a exasperating coda to his outing. Colon allowed six runs in three innings, allowing two home runs. His ERA ballooned back over four.

Bartolo Colon can't understand ejection

NEW YORK -- Bartolo Colon pleaded ignorance as to why he was ejected in the fourth inning by plate umpire John Tumpane. Bartolo Colon #40 SPNew York Mets 2014 STATS GM28 W13 L12 BB25 K136 ERA4.14 Colon was given the heave-ho Thursday after hitting Jayson Werth on the left side, one pitch after Anthony Rendon had homered. Colon also had hit Ian Desmond in the first inning one batter after serving up a homer to Adam LaRoche. “I was surprised,” Colon said through an interpreter about his ejection, “because … I hit Desmond after the home run and nothing happened.
Newark Star-Ledger Sep 11, 2014
Nationals reaction to Bartolo Colon's hit-by-pitch: 'Bartolo has fantastic command'

Nationals reaction to Bartolo Colon's hit-by-pitch: 'Bartolo has fantastic command'

What do the Nationals say? Their response was a little less definitive and a little more sly.
New York Post Sep 11, 2014

Colon, Collins ejected in Mets’ loss to Nationals

Bartolo Colon had nothing Thursday night, but wasn’t about to take it lying down. Whether the Mets right-hander was intentionally trying to plunk batters or merely move them off the...
Newsday Sep 11, 2014

Bartolo Colon ejected after plunking two batters in loss to Nationals

Bartolo Colon had hit only three batters all season long. So, few blinked Thursday night when the Mets righthander plunked Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond, even when it came after Adam LaRoche's two-run homer.
CSN Washington Sep 11, 2014

Two Nationals players plunked by Colon in 6-2 win

Bartolo Colon gave up two early home runs, then hit the next batter each time. The Nats weren't flustered and went on to win their 12th straight at Citi Field.
New York Daily News Sep 11, 2014
Bartolo Colon, Terry Collins ejected as Mets lose to division-leading Nationals, 6-2

Bartolo Colon, Terry Collins ejected as Mets lose to division-leading Nationals, 6-2

It may not be a battle between the Mets and Nationals, but at least there will be bruises. The division-leading Nationals made the Mets’ hopes for a wild card spot seem silly Thursday night in a brutal 6-2 game at Citi Field that had Bartolo Colon ejected for hitting two batters and Daniel Murphy leaving after being nailed by a pitch in the left wrist.
Newark Star-Ledger Sep 11, 2014

Mets' Bartolo Colon plunks Jayson Werth then gets tossed and Terry Collins too

In one of the odder nights for the Mets this season, they lost a starting pitcher and manager in a span of minutes.

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