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New York Post Aug 17, 2019

Mets send Robert Gsellman to injured list

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Robert Gsellman’s barking right triceps were still an issue Saturday, leaving the Mets with little choice but to place him on the injured list. Walker Lockett arrived from Triple-A Syracuse before the Mets faced the Royals at Kauffman Stadium and was added to the roster as Gsellman’s replacement. Gsellman’s IL stint...
Amazin Avenue Jul 26, 2019
Mets activate Zack Wheeler from IL, option Walker Lockett

Mets activate Zack Wheeler from IL, option Walker Lockett

Photo by Hunter Martin/ Wheeler starts tonight as he returns from shoulder fatigue. The Mets have activated Zack Wheeler from the injured list and optioned fellow right-handed pitcher Walker Lockett to Triple-A to make room for him on the roster. Wheeler hit the IL with shoulder fatigue just after the All-Star break after starting the Mets’ final game of the first half of the season. Coming off a dominant second half in 2018 that helped him finish that season with very good numbers, Wheeler’s performance has taken a step back this year. While the Mets’ inefficient defense has...
Rising Apple Jul 22, 2019

New York Mets offseason trade for Walker Lockett could pay off

The 2019 New York Mets season has focused heavily on the transactions which haven’t worked. The Kevin Plawecki trade for Walker Lockett could actually turn into one of the few wise moves. Over the winter, rookie New York Mets general manager Brodie Van Wagenen did plenty to shake up the roster. Between the trades and […] New York Mets offseason trade for Walker Lockett could pay off - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Amazin Avenue Jul 21, 2019
Mets Morning News for July 21, 2019

Mets Morning News for July 21, 2019

John Hefti-USA TODAY Sports Your Sunday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets The Mets’ bats suddenly awakened once more, as they trounced the Giants 11-4 in San Francisco yesterday afternoon. Walker Lockett put forth his best outing as a Met so far filling in for the injured Zack Wheeler and earned his first big league win for doing so. He tossed five innings and gave up just one run, at one point retiring eight hitters in a row. Dominic Smith made up for his error the night before by going 3-for-5 with four RBIs. Pete Alonso delivered a...
New York Post Jul 21, 2019

Mets see ‘long-term option’ in improving Walker Lockett

SAN FRANCISCO — Walker Lockett’s performances for the Mets continue to gradually improve. The right-hander was stomped by the Cubs in his Mets debut last month, but followed that with a start against the Phillies that kept his team in the game. And Saturday he was good enough for his first major league win. Over...
SNY TV Jul 20, 2019

How the Mets celebrated Walker Lockett's first-career win

How the Mets celebrated Walker Lockett's first-career win in an 11-4 game against the Giants on Saturday.

Walker Lockett gets covered in beer, shaving cream, mayo and more for his first career win

SAN FRANCISCO – The Mets may have found their newest starter if Zack Wheeler or Jason Vargas are traded away at the July 31 deadline. Right-hander Walker Lockett earned his first career big-league win on Saturday afternoon at Oracle Park. The 25-year-old held the Giants to one run on five hits...
SNY TV Jul 20, 2019

Walker Lockett takes the mound as Mets continue series with Giants, Saturday at 4:05 p.m.

The Mets (44-53, 14.0 GB in NL East) continue their four-game set with the Giants (49-49, 15.0 GB in NL West) on Saturday afternoon at 4:05 p.m. at Oracle Park.
NorthJersey.com Jul 20, 2019
New York Mets, San Francisco Giants announce lineups for Saturday

New York Mets, San Francisco Giants announce lineups for Saturday

Walker Lockett (0-1, 11.74) will start for the Mets, while Jeff Samardzija (7-7, 3.93) will go for the Giants.        
Amazin Avenue Jul 20, 2019
Mets recall Walker Lockett, option Jacob Rhame

Mets recall Walker Lockett, option Jacob Rhame

Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports Lockett fills in for the injured Zack Wheeler. Ahead of their game in San Francisco this afternoon, the Mets have recalled right-handed pitcher Walker Lockett, who gets the start against the Giants in Zack Wheeler’s place, and optioned right-handed relief pitcher Jacob Rhame to Triple-A Syracuse. Lockett, who was acquired over the winter in exchange for Kevin Plawecki, has made two starts for the Mets at the major league level so far this year, and they haven’t gone well. In 7.2 innings, he’s given up ten runs, all of which have been earned, with six...

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