Bartolo Colon has been scratched from his scheduled Monday afternoon start against the Cubs.
Bartolo Colon pitched well, but fell to 11-10 after allowing two runs (one earned) over seven innings as the Mets lost to the Nationals on Wednesday.
Bartolo Colon notched his 200th career victory Friday with eight innings of one-run ball against the Phillies.
Bartolo Colon was touched up for six runs over just 4 2/3 innings in Sunday's loss to the Giants.
Mike Puma of the New York Post reports that the Mets don't expect to trade Bartolo Colon prior to Thursday's deadline.
Andy Martino of the New York Daily News hears from major league sources that the Royals could be interested in the Mets' Bartolo Colon or the Phillies' A.J. Burnett.
Jon Heyman of CBS Sports writes that there "doesn't appear to be a great market" for Mets' right-hander Bartolo Colon.
Bartolo Colon scattered 10 hits while holding the Phillies to one run in 7 2/3 innings in Monday's win.
FOX Sports' Jon Morosi reports that the Blue Jays, Cardinals, Pirates and Braves have scouts at Monday's Bartolo Colon versus A.J. Burnett matchup.
Andy Martino of the New York Daily News reports that the Mets are willing to eat about $2 million of what remains on Bartolo Colon’s two-year, $20 million contract.
Bartolo Colon carried a perfect game into the seventh inning Wednesday in the Mets' 3-2 win over the Mariners.
Newsday's Marc Carig reports that teams have started calling the Mets about Bartolo Colon.
Mike Puma of the New York Post reports that teams have yet to call the Mets regarding Bartolo Colon.
Adam Rubin of ESPN New York confirms the Mets have made it known that Bartolo Colon is available.