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Rising Apple Apr 12, 2021

NY Mets: What to expect from Trevor Hildenberger in the bullpen

The New York Mets have already lost a couple of players to the IL including relief pitcher Dellin Betances. The result was that a former Twins pitcher is going to get another opportunity to salvage his big league career. Trevor Hildenberger, 30, was added to the Mets active roster on Thursday after the team placed […] NY Mets: What to expect from Trevor Hildenberger in the bullpen - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - New York Mets News & Fan Community
New York Post Apr 8, 2021
Mets’ Dellin Betances lasted one appearance before going on IL

Mets’ Dellin Betances lasted one appearance before going on IL

Dellin Betances’ health was a significant factor in his underwhelming 2020 for the Mets, and that concern has followed him into this season. On Thursday, the veteran right-hander was placed on the injured list with a shoulder impingement, a day after his season debut in Philadelphia. Trevor Hildenberger was selected to the major league roster...
Amazin Avenue Apr 8, 2021
Mets call up Trevor Hildenberger, place Dellin Betances on the 10-day IL

Mets call up Trevor Hildenberger, place Dellin Betances on the 10-day IL

USA TODAY NETWORK The Mets add a fresh arm to the bullpen following Betances’s struggles. Prior to the Mets’ home opener, the team has announced a roster move that shakes up the bullpen slightly. Trevor Hildenberger has been added to the active roster in place of Dellin Betances, who is being placed on the 10-day IL with what the team is classifying as a right shoulder impingement. The 30-year-old Hildenberger, a righty reliever who’s previously pitched in the big leagues for three seasons with the Twins, was signed to a minor league contract over the winter. He...
Rising Apple Apr 8, 2021

Mets appear to have zero faith in Dellin Betances and we can’t blame them

Remember Christmas 2019? The upcoming year had so many possibilities. We’d eat at restaurants, talk too closely with our colleagues at the office, and see Dellin Betances rejuvenate his career with the New York Mets. We couldn’t have been more wrong about everything in 2020. In 2021, things have a chance to be different. The […] Mets appear to have zero faith in Dellin Betances and we can’t blame them - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - New York Mets News & Fan Community
Amazin Avenue Apr 2, 2021
Mets release 26-man Opening Day roster

Mets release 26-man Opening Day roster

Photo by Michael Reaves/ There aren’t many surprises on the list. Ahead of yesterday’s postponed game against the Nationals, the Mets released their Opening Day roster: Pitchers Jacob Barnes Dellin Betances Miguel Castro Jacob deGrom Edwin Díaz Jeurys Familia Robert Gsellman Aaron Loup Joey Lucchesi Trevor May David Peterson Marcus Stroman Taijuan Walker Catchers James McCann Tomás Nido Infielders Pete Alonso J.D. Davis Luis Guillorme Francisco Lindor Jeff McNeil Jonathan Villar Outfielders Albert Almora Jr. Michael Conforto Brandon Nimmo Kevin...
New York Post Mar 29, 2021

Mets bullpen filled with experience and even more concerns

JUIPTER, Fla. — It’s a bullpen deep on experience and question marks. The most obvious thread in the bullpen finalized by Mets brass in recent days for the season opener is the absence of young, unproven arms. In Edwin Diaz, Trevor May, Aaron Loup, Jeurys Familia, Dellin Betances, Miguel Castro, Jacob Barnes and Robert Gsellman,...
Rising Apple Mar 29, 2021

Mets Monday Morning GM: A failing gamble on Dellin Betances

You have probably heard of or even know someone who once possessed 100 scratch-off lottery tickets in their hands. It’s gambling in its simplest form. Rather than take $100 and invest it in anything else, this person has a chance to earn even more. It’s a gamble that is likely to fail. After finally cashing […] Mets Monday Morning GM: A failing gamble on Dellin Betances - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - New York Mets News & Fan Community
New York Daily News Mar 25, 2021
With velocity way down, should Dellin Betances really be a lock for Mets’ bullpen?

With velocity way down, should Dellin Betances really be a lock for Mets’ bullpen?

If Betances is going to get outs this year, it will be with breaking balls.
Amazin Avenue Mar 25, 2021
Mets Morning News for March 25, 2021

Mets Morning News for March 25, 2021

Photo by Eric Espada/ Your Thursday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets In a bit of a surprising move, Jordan Yamamoto was optioned to Triple-A while Brandon Drury, Bruce Maxwell, and Corey Oswalt were reassigned. Dellin Betances’s velocity still has not returned and he will need to learn how to pitch with diminished stuff if he wants to be successful. Despite his struggles, Betances is likely to make the team which leaves only two roster spots open in the bullpen for a handful of pitchers to try and win. The bullpen and the...
New York Post Mar 24, 2021
Dellin Betances will have to carve out Mets role using creativity

Dellin Betances will have to carve out Mets role using creativity

JUPITER, Fla. — Dellin Betances’ plus-fastball might be relegated to his memory, but the veteran reliever is prepared to begin the regular season using other methods to succeed. On Wednesday, the Mets received a second straight scoreless Grapefruit League appearance from Betances in their 3-0 loss to the Cardinals. Betances sat 89-91 mph with his...
Rising Apple Mar 24, 2021

Mets relievers Dellin Betances, Jeurys Familia could be DFA candidates in 2021

The New York Mets have two highly paid relievers in Dellin Betances and Jeurys Familia who have each endured their fair share of criticism from Mets fans due to their performances out of the bullpen. While both pitchers seem to be locked in for the Opening Day bullpen, it should not come as a surprise […] Mets relievers Dellin Betances, Jeurys Familia could be DFA candidates in 2021 - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - New York Mets News & Fan Community
Rising Apple Mar 19, 2021

New York Mets biggest wild card in 2021 is Dellin Betances

On February 16th, Seth Lugo, the star of the New York Mets bullpen, got surgery to remove a bone spur in his pitching elbow. Chances are, he will only be resuming throwing around opening day, leaving a massive hole in the Amazins’ bullpen. In Lugo’s absence, the Mets are going to need to rely on […] New York Mets biggest wild card in 2021 is Dellin Betances - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - New York Mets News & Fan Community

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