Rafael Montero

New York Mets #50 - Starting Pitcher

  • Born: 10/17/90
  • Age: 23
  • Height: 6-0
  • Weight: 170
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
2014 Mets 4 4 0 2 0 0 0 20.0 21 13 12 5 11 17 5.40 1.60

Prospect Notes: Dylan Bundy back, Montero hurt


Orioles prospect Dylan Bundy is back from Tommy John surgery and looks fully recovered; Mets prospect Rafael Montero injured; Diamondbacks prospect Anderson Placido dominates in debut.

Montero diagnosed with oblique strain

The disabled list appears to be in the right-hander's future.

Montero leaves start after five pitches

Rafael Montero was pulled after just five pitches today, apparently after the training staff noticed an issue with his delivery.

Mets demote Montero, recall Carlyle

Following a fourteen-inning loss to the Phillies, the Mets have demoted Rafael Montero to the Triple-A Las Vegas 51s and recalled relief pitcher Buddy Carlyle from the team to take his place on the roster.

Dodgers 9, Mets 4 — Long games stink when you lose

Rafael Montero struggled as the Mets lost a long slog of a game to the Dodgers.

Mets Morning News for May 15, 2014

Your Thursday morning dose of New York Mets and Major League Baseball news, notes, and links.

Mets move Parnell to 60-day disabled list

It's a clerical move for the Mets to clear a spot on their 40-man roster.

Dillon Gee to DL, deGrom to start in his place

The Mets lose their best pitcher to injury. Jacob deGrom will make his major league debut Thursday, just one day after Rafael Montero makes his.

Prospect of the Day: Rafael Montero, RHP, Mets


New York Mets right-hander Rafael Montero will make his big league debut today against the New York Yankees. Here's what to expect.

Montero to Mets rotation, Mejia to bullpen

With the promotion of Rafael Montero to the Mets' starting rotation, Jenrry Mejia will now be pitching out of the bullpen. Montero will face the Yankees on Wednesday night. Mejia will not be closing for the time being. Jacob deGrom may be up next.

Mets unsure whether Mejia will stay in rotation

After a string of success starting in the big leagues, Mejia has hit a rough patch and might end up in the bullpen once again.

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