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Erik Goeddel | Relief Pitcher | #62

Team: New York Mets
Age / DOB:  (28) / 12/20/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'3" / 190
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
College: UCLA
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 24 (0) / NYM
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Mets optioned RHP Erik Goeddel to Triple-A Las Vegas.
Goeddel bounced back from the majors to the minors a couple of times last season while posting a 4.54 ERA and 36/14 K/BB ratio over 35 2/3 innings. He required surgery after the season to remove bone spurs from his elbow. The Mets will keep him as bullpen depth in the minors for now. Mar 22 - 8:24 AM

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Erik Goeddel underwent surgery in October to remove bone spurs from his elbow.

The surgery was previously unreported. He's good to go now and will try to compete for a bullpen spot this spring. The 28-year-old compiled a 4.54 ERA and 36/14 K/BB ratio over 35 2/3 innings last season.
Feb 14 - 1:10 PM

Mets recalled RHP Erik Goeddel from Triple-A Las Vegas.

Goeddel owns a 4.55 ERA and 30/8 K/BB ratio over 29 2/3 innings at the major league level this season. The 27-year-old gives Terry Collins another option out of his bullpen.
Tue, Sep 6, 2016 10:53:00 AM

Mets optioned RHP Erik Goeddel to Triple-A Las Vegas.

Goeddel was just up for Wednesday's game against the Cardinals. He tossed 1 2/3 innings of two-run ball in the 8-1 loss. Goeddel has pitched to a 4.55 ERA in 29 1/3 innings at the major league level this season. Now back to Triple-A.
Thu, Aug 25, 2016 12:00:00 AM

Mets recalled RHP Erik Goeddel from Triple-A Las Vegas.

Goeddel was just sent down on Saturday, but the Mets recalled him with Jon Niese landing on the disabled list due to a left knee injury. In 28 bullpen innings with the Mets this season, Goeddel held a 4.18 ERA, 1.07 WHIP and 27/7 K/BB ratio. His is a serviceable filler arm out of the pen, but there is no fantasy intrigue here.
Wed, Aug 24, 2016 12:56:00 AM

Mets optioned RHP Erik Goeddel to Triple-A Las Vegas.

Goeddel was sent out to make room on the roster for Jim Henderson who is returning from the disabled list on Saturday. The 27-year-old registered a 4.18 ERA, 1.07 WHIP and 27/7 K/BB ratio over 28 innings out of the Mets bullpen. He'll surely return once rosters expand in September.
Sat, Aug 20, 2016 01:42:00 PM

Mets recalled RHP Erik Goeddel from Triple-A Las Vegas.

He holds a 4.94 ERA at Las Vegas this season but has struck out over a batter per inning. Goeddel will work in middle relief.
Sun, Jun 12, 2016 11:50:00 AM

Mets optioned RHP Erik Goeddel to Triple-A Las Vegas.

Goeddel held a 6.75 ERA over four appearances this spring. He'll get a shot with the big club at some point this season.
Fri, Apr 1, 2016 02:28:00 PM

Erik Goeddel made his spring debut on Thursday, giving up two runs in an inning against the Red Sox.

Goeddel had been sidelined with a strained lat muscle, and it's probably too late now for him to win a spot in the Mets bullpen. He could still be a fine middle man later on.
Thu, Mar 24, 2016 04:12:00 PM

Erik Goeddel (lat) threw off the mound again Tuesday.

It was his second session since suffering a lat injury in the early part of camp. Goeddel expects to throw another bullpen session before getting into a game.
Tue, Mar 15, 2016 12:35:00 PM

Erik Goeddel (lat) threw off a mound on Saturday for the first time since sustaining his injury in late February.

Goeddel has been sidelined for the majority of spring camp due to the strained lat muscle and manager Terry Collins said it's "dicey" whether he'll be ready for Opening Day. The 27-year-old right-hander won't appear in a Grapefruit League game for at least eight days. Goeddel is expected to work in middle relief for the Mets in 2016.
Sat, Mar 12, 2016 01:18:00 PM

Erik Goeddel (lat) has been cleared by doctors and is expected to begin throwing in a few days.

Goeddel has been slowed by a lat injury in the early part of camp, but it shouldn't keep him sidelined for much longer. The 27-year-old is expected to push for a spot in the Mets' bullpen this spring after posting a 2.43 ERA and 34/9 K/BB ratio over 33 1/3 innings last season.
Wed, Mar 2, 2016 09:29:00 AM

Erik Goeddel is dealing with an injury to a muscle in his side.

It's unclear when he'll be ready to resume throwing. Goeddel, 27, is coming off a 2.43 ERA and 34/9 K/BB ratio over 33 1/3 innings with the Mets last season. If healthy, he should have a good chance to secure a bullpen spot.
Tue, Mar 1, 2016 02:44:00 PM

Mets removed RHP Erik Goeddel from their postseason roster for the NLCS.

Goeddel gave up three runs on four hits without recording an out in his lone appearance in the NLDS, which has seemingly cost him his spot in the Mets bullpen. Sean Gilmartin has been added to take his place.
Sat, Oct 17, 2015 10:55:00 AM

Mets activated RHP Erik Goeddel from the 60-day disabled list.

Goeddel has been out since mid-June with a right elbow strain. He'll be used in long relief.
Tue, Sep 1, 2015 09:30:00 PM

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Batters
PosRoleName
C1Travis d'Arnaud
2Rene Rivera
3Kevin Plawecki
4Tomas Nido
1B1Lucas Duda
2Wilmer Flores
2B1Neil Walker
2T.J. Rivera
SS1Asdrubal Cabrera
2Matt Reynolds
3Gavin Cecchini
4Amed Rosario
3B1David Wright
2Jose Reyes
LF1Yoenis Cespedes
CF1Curtis Granderson
2Juan Lagares
RF1Jay Bruce
2Michael Conforto
3Brandon Nimmo
4Wulimer Becerra
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Noah Syndergaard
2Jacob deGrom
3Matt Harvey
4Steven Matz
5Zack Wheeler
6Robert Gsellman
7Seth Lugo
8Rafael Montero
9Chris Flexen
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Jeurys Familia
2Addison Reed
3Fernando Salas
4Jerry Blevins
5Hansel Robles
6Josh Smoker
7Erik Goeddel
8Josh Edgin
9Sean Gilmartin
10Ben Rowen
11Adam Wilk
12Tom Gorzelanny
13Jenrry Mejia