Vic Black

New York Mets #38 - Relief Pitcher

  • Born: 05/23/88
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6-4
  • Weight: 215
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
2014 Mets 9 0 1 1 0 0 0 10.0 7 1 1 1 6 13 0.90 1.30

Potential trade target: Marlon Byrd


At age 36, Byrd has gritty veteran leadership in spades.

Mets 4, Braves 1—Four straight wins

The Mets beat the Braves again this evening at Citi Field.

Mets 4, Pirates 2 — Hell bent for leather


Despite wildness from Jon Niese and the Mets' bullpen, the Amazins eked out a victory over the Pirates, thanks to the bat of Juan Lagares and the gloves of nearly everyone.

Mets release Jose Valverde, recall Vic Black

The Mets released Jose Valverde today after a rough outing against the Pirates. He will be replaced by Vic Black.

Mets to add Vic Black on Sunday

The Mets will add Vic Black to their roster on Sunday for the team's doubleheader with the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Vic Black lands on the Triple-A disabled list

The 25-year-old right-hander woke up on Friday with a pinched nerve in his neck, but he was throwing again by Sunday. He should return to the Las Vegas 51s by week's end.

Mets Morning News for March 27, 2014

Your Thursday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links.

Mets add Jose Valverde to 40-man roster

The veteran right-handed pitcher will get late-inning work to begin the season.

What should the Mets do with Vic Black?

Vic Black has struggled this spring, and is by no means a lock to pitch in high-leverage situations, let alone on the Mets at all. What should the team do with the flame throwing reliever?

2014 Mets Bullpen Preview: The Locks

In the first of a four-part series on the Mets' bullpen, we look at the pitchers assured of spots in the 2014 relief corps.

Parnell "pencil thin" after neck surgery

The Mets' closer has dropped 30 pounds since August 10 neck surgery to repair a herniated disk. Manager Terry Collins is concerned but hopeful that Parnell will be ready for spring training.

Nationals 3, Mets 0: Wheeler deals but bats snooze

Zack Wheeler pitched valiantly, but the Mets' bats sleepwalked through the night, shutout by the Nationals for the second time in this series.

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