Matt Harvey RUMORS & NEWS

  • Are Mets listening to low-ball offers for Matt Harvey?

    Newark Star-Ledger "Matt Harvey's Mets future always seems to be in question. When the Dark Knight of Gotham was throwing shutouts and electrifying Citi Field, many believed the special young flamethrower would price himself out of any budget in Queens and flee into free agency. Now that a real date with free..." August 08

  • Mets' Harvey 'on track' for rehab assignment

    CBS Sports "Harvey (shoulder) threw a 20-pitch live batting practice session Tuesday, Matt Ehalt of The Record reports. This is typically the last step before a rehab assignment, so if Harvey made it through fine, he could head to a minor-league affiliate this weekend." August 08

  • Mets must focus on 2018 as Noah Syndergaard, Matt Harvey won’t save season this time

    New York Daily News "It's something pitchers do every day, but as Matt Harvey and Noah Syndergaard limbered up on the grass of Citi Field just before 4 p.m. on Monday, there was a buzz. Cameramen took positions on the warning track. Terry Collins watched the whole eight-minute throwing session carefully from the..." July 18

  • Injured Mets aces Noah Syndergaard, Matt Harvey begin throwing programs

    New York Daily News "Noah Syndergaard and Matt Harvey finally began their throwing programs on Monday. Syndergaard, who has been on the disabled list with a torn right lat since May 1 and had not been allowed to do anything more than conditioning drills, said he feels "great." "I'm itching to get back out there...." July 17

  • Mets pitching coach: Harvey's shoulder 'totally atrophied'

    Newsday "Though it might be too little too late, the Mets expect several of their banged-up key players to ramp up their efforts to come off the disabled list. According to pitching coach Dan Warthen, Noah Syndergaard (torn right lat) is set to begin throwing in less than two weeks. Warthen said Matt..." July 10

  • The Conforto situation and GM's Harvey comments prove the Mets are still the Mets

    CBS Sports "Even after winning five of their last six games, this 2017 season has been a pretty ugly for the Mets. The team is 36-42 overall and 9 1/2 games back of a postseason spot, and they've been besieged by injuries. Among the walking wounded is outfielder Michael Conforto, who is nursing a wrist..." July 01

  • Matt Harvey gets cozy with ‘Hills’ alum Lo Bosworth

    Page Six "Looks like Matt Harvey is over Adriana Lima. The injured Mets pitcher was spotted getting cozy with former “Laguna Beach” and “The Hills” star Lo Bosworth in the Hamptons this weekend. Harvey — who is out with a stress injury to the scapula bone — spent Sunday evening bar-hopping, starting..." June 28

  • Injured Matt Harvey tips back tequila in the Hamptons

    Page Six "Matt Harvey is still enjoying his time off. The Mets pitcher, who will be out several weeks with a stress injury to the scapula bone, was spotted in the Hamptons this past weekend with locals buzzing that he and a group of his bros rented an estate on Beach Plum Drive in Montauk. Harvey and..." June 27

  • The Mets have a void with Matt Harvey out several weeks and Syndergaard not close

    CBS Sports "The Mets announced on Thursday that both second baseman Neil Walker and pitcher Matt Harvey will be out of action for several weeks with injuries. The Mets also gave bad news on Noah Syndergaard's possible return. Walker has a partially torn hamstring, an injury that he suffered running to..." June 15

  • Matt Harvey to visit doctor after decline in velocity

    ESPN "New York Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey will be examined by doctors Thursday for what manager Terry Collins called a "tired arm." Harvey came out of Wednesday night's game against the Chicago Cubs after pitching a season-low four innings. He allowed four runs on four hits, including..." June 15

  • Mets not considering moving Harvey to bullpen

    Newsday "Barring any unforeseen events, the Mets’ rotation should get crowded this week, with the scheduled returns of both Seth Lugo and Steven Matz. Neither has thrown a pitch in the majors this season, but they’ll be considered saviors nonetheless for a team six games below .500 and eight games out of..." June 04

  • Mets can live with this latest version of Matt Harvey

    New York Post "This was no vintage 2013 or 2015 Matt Harvey, the guy who stared down big moments and possessed the confidence of a thousand hedge-fund managers. It wouldn’t be surprising if we never saw that guy again. No matter. At PNC Park on Sunday night, this looked like a Matt Harvey the Mets could get..." May 29

  • Matt Harvey’s ex-girlfriends seemingly take shots at him on Instagram

    Larry Brown Sports "Matt Harvey returned from a three-game suspension this week that was handed out after he violated team rules, and it doesn’t appear the women the New York Mets pitcher has dated in the past are feeling any sympathy for him. Adriana Lima, who briefly dated Harvey after she broke up with NFL star..." May 11

  • Matt Harvey received supportive, challenging text from ex-Met Bartolo Colon

    New York Daily News "Bartolo Colon may no longer be with the Mets, but he still has an influence on their young pitchers. Matt Harvey received a text from Colon on Tuesday − his first day back at Citi Field following a three-game suspension − according to manager Terry Collins. Collins said he was with Harvey..." May 10

  • Report | Matt Harvey to receive in-house counseling

    Fanrag Sports "The story surrounding New York Mets pitcher Matt Harvey continues to develop, and this time it’s Mets manager Terry Collins adding his thoughts to the situation. “Matt has got a pretty good support group,” Collins said. “There’s a lot of people out there that are willing to help and I think..." May 10

  • Matt Harvey sent over the edge by gal pal’s reunion with ex

    Page Six "Mets pitcher Matt Harvey skipped Saturday’s game and got himself suspended after seeing pictures of his supermodel gal pal out partying with another man, sources told The Post. The “Dark Knight” became an emotional wreck on May 2, after paparazzi photos came out showing Adriana Lima stepping..." May 10

  • Matt Harvey won’t get a third chance to say he’s sorry

    New York Post "The Dark Knight fell on his sword Tuesday. It’s about time. Now comes the hard part. Now Matt Harvey has to live up to his words and perform on the mound for the Mets. “Don’t tell me, show me,’’ manager Terry Collins said of Harvey during one hectic day and night at Citi Field as the Mets..." May 10

  • Mets Matt Harvey breaks silence by apologizing for recent actions

    Fanrag Sports "New York Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey has had quite the week…and it’s only Tuesday. After receiving a three-game suspension over the weekend, the “Dark Knight” finally took the podium on Tuesday afternoon at Citi Field as his recent ban has been fulfilled. Upon speaking with reporters on..." May 09

  • Mets player on Matt Harvey: ‘He wants to be Derek Jeter’

    Larry Brown Sports "Matt Harvey appears to have lost the support of many of his New York Mets teammates, and it sounds like he has a lot to prove before he can earn it back. Marc Carig of Newsday spoke with several Mets players and team sources, and the consensus is clearly that Harvey got what he deserved when he..." May 09

  • Matt Harvey was partying until 4am the night before suspension

    Page Six "The night before he went AWOL from the Mets, pitcher Matt Harvey was partying into the wee hours at a Meatpacking District hot spot, sources told The Post. The “Dark Knight” was celebrating a late Cinco de Mayo at 1Oak until 4 a.m. Saturday — just hours before he failed to show up for a game at..." May 09

  • Mets surprise visit to PJ-clad Harvey out of concern or distrust?

    Fanrag Sports "The Mets vs. Matt Harvey story is getting stranger by the day, and holds the potential to further sour a long relationship that’s already had plenty of ups and downs. It’s the suspension, but it’s also now the story around the suspension. Several hours after Harvey texted a Mets coach (or..." May 08

  • Matt Harvey needs to grow up, step up and apologize to the Mets

    Fox Sports "Billy Martin once said of Reggie Jackson and George Steinbrenner, “One’s a born liar and the other’s convicted.” With apologies to Martin, the Mets’ latest shenanigans can be summed up thusly: Noah Syndergaard won’t take an MRI and Matt Harvey won’t show up. Here’s a bit of advice for..." May 08

  • Jose Reyes among Mets teammates, former players to criticize Matt Harvey

    New York Daily News "While most of Matt Harvey’s teammates avoided criticizing the starting pitcher for his three-day suspension, Jose Reyes wasn’t afraid to speak his mind. “We’re disappointed. We have to understand, we’re employees. You have to come to your job every day,” Reyes said. “We count on him.” Harvey..." May 08

  • Matt Harvey will file grievance against Mets

    Fanrag Sports "The Mets suspended Matt Harvey for three days and have bought themselves a soap opera. The Mets aren’t saying anything about the reason for the suspension, but sources contend Harvey wasn’t told of Saturday’s ban until Sunday, after arriving at the ballpark. While one source said “this will..." May 07

  • Matt Harvey played golf prior to Mets game Saturday

    CBS Sports "Early Sunday morning, the New York Mets announced right-hander Matt Harvey has been suspended three games for violating team rules . Both general manager Sandy Alderson and manager Terry Collins declined to provide details. According to Jon Heyman of Fan Rag Sports, Harvey was suspended because..." May 07

  • Mets suspend Matt Harvey for Saturday no-show, reports say

    Newark Star-Ledger "FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal is reporting that the Mets suspended right-hander Matt Harvey because he failed to show up for Saturday's game against the Miami Marlins. According to Rosenthal, Harvey, who was scheduled to pitch on Sunday, had a migraine and didn't show up at the ballpark for the..." May 07

  • Mets suspend Harvey three days without pay for violating team rules

    CBS Sports "Sunday morning, Mets general manager Sandy Alderson told reporters the team has elected to suspend right-hander Matt Harvey three days without pay for an undisclosed violation of team rules. Harvey was scheduled to start Sunday's home game against the Marlins. Harvey, 28, has made it no secret..." May 07

  • Would sinking Mets deal Matt Harvey?

    Newark Star-Ledger "It's getting late early for the Mets. Despite winning two of three against the Washington Nationals, Sunday's 23-5 (no, that's not a typo) defeat felt like rock bottom. From the score to the embarrassment to staff ace Noah Syndergaard leaving with an injury, the Mets enter play on May 1 at..." May 01

  • Matt Harvey barely received any notice about surprise start

    Larry Brown Sports "Matt Harvey made a surprise start off for the New York Mets on Thursday — one that even caught him off guard. Harvey allowed six runs over 4.1 innings in a loss to the Braves, as he surrendered five hits and five walks. He did not look like himself, and that could be attributed to the lack of..." April 28

  • Matt Harvey leaves Mets game vs. Phillies with ‘tight’ left hamstring

    New York Daily News "Matt Harvey left Tuesday night's game with a "tight" left hamstring. The Mets righthander seemed to wince after running to cover first base and called the trainer out to the mound after trying to throw. Harvey was not limping as he walked off the field after pitching 5.2 innings with a 10-2..." April 12

  • Mets' Matt Harvey shows new ways to be effective in start of second act of career

    New York Daily News "In a baseball world in which analytics rule, there’s nothing in the game more over-analyzed than the first few games of a 162-game regular season. Sometimes lasting exit-velocity-like conclusions are even made after Opening Day. Bryce Harper hits another Opening Day home run and look out, he’s..." April 09

  • Matt Harvey returns, out to prove he's healthy

    MLB.com "Matt Harvey quieted his skeptics during his final Spring Training start, and now the Mets' right-hander will have a chance to further prove he is healthy when he takes the mound for Thursday night's rubber game against left-hander Jaime Garcia and the Braves at Citi Field. Harvey will be..." April 06

  • Adriana Lima dating Matt Harvey after breakup with Julian Edelman

    New York Daily News "Matt Harvey has a new set of lips in his rotation. The Mets pitcher — who boasts a long history of scoring supermodels — was spotted kissing and getting cozy with Victoria's Secret Angel Adriana Lima at Miami's swanky River Yacht Club on Wednesday, sources told the Daily News. "They were..." March 17

  • Mets like Matt Harvey’s progress, despite no radar gun

    New York Post "The radar gun was turned off at First Data Field. So much for that data. For Matt Harvey, it’s not about speed right now. He believes that will come. Tim Tebow was the sideshow. Matt Harvey was the main attraction Friday. Scouts registered Harvey’s fastball at 91-92 in the first inning and..." March 11

  • Matt Harvey: First start since surgery 'a good first step'

    ESPN "New York Mets starter Matt Harvey called his first outing back from surgery a "good first step" -- even if his pitching line failed to reflect it. Harvey, who underwent surgery last summer to address thoracic outlet syndrome, allowed four runs in 1 2/3 innings in the Mets' 14-11 loss to the..." March 06