Bartolo Colon News Archive
Colon (back) suffered his third loss of the season Saturday, as the Mets were downed 7-5 by the Braves. He allowed three earned runs on eight hits and struck out six.
Colon (back) will make his scheduled start Saturday against the Braves, as expected.
Manager Terry Collins stated that Colon (back) will take the mound, as scheduled, Saturday versus the Braves, Mike Puma of the New York Post reports.
Colon could miss his next start Saturday against the Braves due to a back issue, Kristie Ackert of the New York Daily News reports.
Colon was torched for nine runs on 11 hits and two walks over five innings in Sunday's loss to the Angels. He gave up four homers, including three in a row in the first inning.
Colon shut down the Braves on Tuesday, giving up zero runs on six hits with five strikeouts to pick up his first win of the season.
Colon struck out four and did not walk a batter, but gave up three runs on nine hits -- including a pair of homers -- over six innings in a loss to the Nationals on Wednesday.