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Amazin Avenue 13 hours ago
Mets place Zack Wheeler on injured list with shoulder fatigue

Mets place Zack Wheeler on injured list with shoulder fatigue

Wheeler is eligible to return on July 23. The Mets announced today that right-handed starter Zack Wheeler is being placed on the injured list, retroactive to Friday, July 12, with fatigue in his right shoulder. He will be eligible to come off the IL on Tuesday, July 23, leaving him with no more than two starts before the trade deadline. Wheeler reportedly felt fatigue in the shoulder while throwing yesterday, leading the Mets to place him on the IL for precautionary reasons. No corresponding roster move has been announced yet. Wheeler has seen mixed results this season, with a 4.69 ERA but...
SNY TV 13 hours ago

Mets place Zack Wheeler on IL, putting potential crimp in trade plans

Wheeler, who had been slated to start on Tuesday night against the Twins in Minnesota, will be eligible to return from the IL on July 22.
New York Post 13 hours ago

Mets’ trade chip Zack Wheeler hits IL at terrible time

MINNEAPOLIS — Zack Wheeler is the Mets’ top trade chip heading to July 31, but that status was cast into question Monday when the right-hander was placed on the injured list with shoulder fatigue. Steven Matz will move up a day and pitch in Wheeler’s spot Tuesday against the Twins, and team officials were still...
Amazin Avenue 13 hours ago
Zack Wheeler to IL with shoulder fatigue

Zack Wheeler to IL with shoulder fatigue

Right-hander eligible to return July 23rd, Matz to take Minnesota start The Mets announced Monday that right-handed starter Zack Wheeler is being placed on the Injured List retroactive to Friday, July 12th due to fatigue in his right shoulder. He will be eligible to come off the IL on Tuesday, July 23rd, leaving him with no more than two starts prior to the trade deadline. Wheeler reportedly felt fatigue in the shoulder while throwing yesterday, leading the Mets to place him on the IL for precautionary reasons. No corresponding roster move has been announced yet. Wheeler has seen mixed...
New York Post 9 hours ago

Mets brought Zack Wheeler nightmare upon themselves

Once again the Mets have put themselves behind the eight ball. It’s the Mets Way. When baseball life is difficult, make it more difficult. Whatever trade value Zack Wheeler had has been severely compromised. The right-hander was put on the injured list Monday with right shoulder fatigue and Steven Matz will make the start Wheeler...
New York Post Jul 12, 2019

Jason Vargas drubbed as trade stock takes hit in Mets clunker

MIAMI — Now even the tradable pieces are starting to stink up the joint for the Mets. After Zack Wheeler sent the Mets into the All-Star break with a clunker, on Friday it was Jason Vargas who perhaps detracted from his own trade value, getting clobbered by the Marlins, who have the lowest-scoring lineup in...
TalkingChop 15 hours ago
Braves Trade Deadline Targets: Zack Wheeler

Braves Trade Deadline Targets: Zack Wheeler

Wheeler is one of the game’s most intriguing power arms and grew up just an hour outside of Atlanta. Zack Wheeler has had an unconventional journey since his days as a top prospect in the Minor Leagues. He looked to be a frontline starter for the upstart Mets in 2014 alongside Matt Harvey and Co., but Tommy John Surgery in the spring of 2015 quickly halted those plans. He would return in 2017 with poor results, and he continued to struggle until the midway point of 2018. Something has changed since then, however, and now he is one of the more intriguing power arms in the game as he nears...
Rising Apple Jul 14, 2019

Mets Trade Pitch: Sending Zack Wheeler and more to the Rangers

Since the New York Mets are set to be sellers at the trade deadline this season, it’s time to start thinking about where they can unload some players. One of the best options may be a blockbuster trade with the Texas Rangers. Back in 2011 at the MLB trade deadline, the New York Mets dealt […] Mets Trade Pitch: Sending Zack Wheeler and more to the Rangers - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
SNY TV 19 hours ago

Sources: Red Sox out on potential trade for Mets RHP Zack Wheeler

During the All-Star break, the Yankees and Red Sox were both talking to the Mets about Zack Wheeler, setting up a potential race between division rivals to acquire the pitcher.

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