Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:52:18 -0700
New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon (personal) will pitch Sunday, Aug. 24, against the Los Angeles Dodgers before returning to the Dominican Republic for his mother's funeral.
Fantasy Tip: Colon is a risky fantasy play given the fact he has been traveling back and forth to the DR. He might be mentally and physically drained right now, and rightly so.
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:40:52 -0700
The New York Mets will place SP Bartolo Colon on the bereavement list Tuesday, Aug. 19. The team will also recall RP Gonzalez Germen from Triple-A Las Vegas.
Fantasy Tip: It is not known if Colon will miss his next scheduled start. Owners should have a backup plan ready in case Colon misses the start.
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:34:12 -0700
The New York Mets may place SP Bartolo Colon on the bereavement list while he is with his ailing mother.
Fantasy Tip: Colon could miss his next scheduled start but should return to the team in the near future.
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 07:11:23 -0700
New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon was scratched from his start Monday, Aug. 18, to fly home and visit his critically ill mother. P Carlos Torres will start in his place.
Fantasy Tip: Pull Colon from your lineups.
Mon, 11 Aug 2014 13:17:57 -0700
New York Mets OF Curtis Granderson and SP Jon Niese have both cleared waivers, according to sources, and are eligible to be traded to any team. It's still unknown if SP Bartolo Colon has been put through waivers, but team executives see him as a candidate to be traded later this month. The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim could look to acquire some pitching after just losing SP Tyler Skaggs (forearm, elbow) for the year.
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 22:53:51 -0700
New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon allowed one earned run and six hits with no walks and six strikeouts over eight innings Friday, Aug. 8, against the Philadelphia Phillies to pick up his 200th career victory. He is just the third Dominican-born pitcher to reach the milestone.
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 10:28:30 -0700
New York Mets OF Curtis Granderson has been placed on revocable waivers, according to ESPN.com's Jayson Stark. The Mets have not put SP Bartolo Colon through the process.
Fantasy Tip: If a team claims Granderson, the Mets and the claiming club will have 48 hours to work out a trade. The Mets can also pull Granderson back if he is claimed.
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 08:40:46 -0700
The Kansas City Royals are pursuing New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon, Boston Red Sox SP John Lackey and San Diego Padres SP Ian Kennedy.
Fantasy Tip: They're also investigating A.J. Burnett. A move to Kansas City's park would be positive for any of these three, but the offense won't boost their chances for run support and wins that much.
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:39:31 -0700
New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon was inquired about by the Baltimore Orioles.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:39:29 -0700
New York Mets SP Bartolo Colon will not be traded this week because a market never developed for him, according to a source.