This is the May 12, 2013 news archive. View today's Mets rumors and news.
Pedro Alvarez hit an RBI single against New York's overworked bullpen, and the Pittsburgh Pirates got a most fortunate bounce in beating the Mets 3-2 Sunday for a series win.Upvote Share TweetThe Cardinals put right-hander Jake Westbrook on the 15-day disabled list with elbow inflammation and plan to select the contract of left-hander John Gast in time for Tuesday night's game against the New York Mets.Upvote Share Tweet
Mets closer Francisco has elbow setbackInjured Mets closer Frank Francisco suffered a setback as he experienced discomfort in his right elbow and missed his bullpen session Saturday, according to Mets manager Terry Collins.Upvote Share Tweet
Matt Harvey: The Talk Of BaseballMay 12Buster Olney and Jayson Stark discuss the dominance of Mets pitcher Matt Harvey.
NFL mailbag - Rookie minicamp first impressionsMay 12John Clayton presents some first impressions from rookie minicamps and answers reader questions.