Matt Harvey News Archive
Harvey will start Game 3 of the Mets' divisional series against the Dodgers, ESPN New York reports.
Harvey (13-8) was brilliant Saturday in a losing effort, allowing one unearned run on four hits while striking out 11 across six innings in a 2-0 defeat to the Nationals.
Harvey (13-7) picked up the playoff-clinching victory for the Mets on Saturday, surrendering nine hits and two earned runs in 6.2 innings in a 10-2 defeat of the Reds. He struck out six.
Harvey threw five shutout innings Sunday against the Yankees, striking out seven while allowing one hit and one walk.
Harvey won't pitch more than five or six innings in Sunday's start, MLB.com's Anthony DiComo reports.
Harvey will start Sunday's game against the Yankees, Adam Rubin of ESPN New York reports.
Rather than skipping Harvey in the rotation, the Mets may have him pitch on a regular turn but limit his innings to keep him sharp for the postseason, Adam Rubin of ESPN New York reports.
Logan Verrett will start Monday in place of Harvey, who may get two more starts before the end of the season, Marc Carig of Newsday reports.
Harvey (12-7) took a no-decision Tuesday, giving up seven earned runs on eight hits while walking two and striking out six over 5.1 innings in an 8-7 win over the Nationals.
Harvey is currently scheduled to start Tuesday against Washington, make one more regular-season start at some point after that, then be available if needed against the Nationals in the final series of the year, with the intention of preserving him to pitch in the postseason, Mike Puma of the New York Post reports.