Dillon Gee RUMORS & NEWS

  • Mets' Dillon Gee officially becomes free agent

    ESPN New York "Right-hander Dillon Gee's New York Mets' career quietly ended Tuesday when he elected free agency. Gee, 29, had the right to opt out after the completion of the regular season because he had more than three years of MLB service and did not return to the majors after being outrighted to Triple-A..." October 07

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    New York Mets @Mets

    RHP Dillon Gee was outrighted to Las Vegas (AAA).

  • Mets place Dillon Gee on waivers, plan to send him to Triple-A

    ESPN New York "The New York Mets have failed to trade right-hander Dillon Gee despite some interest from other clubs and instead have placed him on outright waivers for the purpose of sending him to Triple-A Las Vegas, a source told ESPN.com. Barring a claim, Gee would clear waivers at 1 p.m. ET..." June 21

  • Mets designate right-hander Dillon Gee for assignment

    ESPN New York "The New York Mets designated right-hander Dillon Gee for assignment on Monday. Gee allowed a career-high-matching eight runs in 3 2/3 innings on Sunday against the Atlanta Braves in a spot start. That lifted his season ERA to 5.90. "One of the reasons for making this decision today is that..." June 15

  • Mets’ Dillon Gee back from DL, ushering in the 6-man rotation

    New York Post "Dillon Gee is ready for action, officially ushering in the Mets’ six-man rotation. After going nearly a month without a major league start, Gee will return from the disabled list Wednesday to face the Padres at Petco Park. It will leave the Mets with six starters in an expanded rotation..." June 03

  • Dillon Gee wants back in Mets starting rotation, right now

    New York Daily News "Dillon Gee rejoin the team Saturday night in Pittsburgh. His baseball equipment did not. Just another leg in what Gee called “the weirdest damn year in baseball.” The Mets righthander returned with questions about his role now that Noah Syndergaard has established himself in the rotation, but..." May 25

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    Marc Carig @MarcCarig

    To clarify: Gee hasn't been officially informed but the decision has been made. He's the fifth starter.

  • Mets still open to trading Dillon Gee

    ESPN New York "Despite losing Zack Wheeler to a ligament tear that required Tommy John surgery, the New York Mets still may trade right-hander Dillon Gee within the month, an organization source told ESPNNewYork.com. Gee is expected to open the season in the Mets' rotation, although there are dissenters among..." March 30

  • Mets' Gee: I'd rather pitch out of bullpen than have Wheeler injured

    The Score "Dillon Gee wanted a spot in the New York Mets' rotation - just not like this. Following the news Monday that Zack Wheeler is set to undergo Tommy John surgery and miss the season, manager Terry Collins said that Gee would be moved back into the rotation. "I talked to Zack yesterday," Gee..." March 17

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    Anthony DiComo @AnthonyDiComo

    Terry Collins confirms that Dillon Gee will replace Wheeler in the rotation. "That's why we've got him. He'll be the guy." #Mets

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    Jon Heyman @JonHeymanCBS

    rangers do not seem especially interested in dillon gee at the moment, though theyve been tied to him in past

  • Why all the trade talk is leaving Mets’ Dillon Gee so conflicted

    New York Post "Dillon Gee has gone from Opening Day starter last season to potentially left out in 2015. The right-hander admits he’s conflicted this exhibition season as he tries to balance his loyalty to the Mets with his desire to start somewhere. But as the sixth wheel in the Mets’ five-man rotation —..." March 05

  • Mets, Rangers could match up on Dillon Gee trade

    MLB Daily Dish "There is an expectation around baseball that Mets' starter Dillon Gee could be traded at some point during spring training, and some in the game believe the Rangers may make a push to acquire him, according to major-league sources. It is unclear if the sides are in active discussions about a deal..." March 03

  • With trade rumors surrounding him, Dillon Gee hopes to stay with Mets

    New York Daily News "Dillon Gee tried to keep his offseason as normal as possible. The Mets righthander spent time with his extended family, hung out with his 1-year-old son Hudson and even got in some hunting. But no matter how busy he kept himself trying to have a normal winter, Gee could not avoid the reality of..." February 18

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    Anthony DiComo @AnthonyDiComo

    #Mets not close on trading Dillon Gee (or any of their excess starters). But still 3 weeks until camp; these things can catch fire quickly.

  • Dillon Gee still drawing some trade interest for the Mets

    Hardball Talk "Mike Puma of the New York Post reports that Mets starter Dillon Gee is drawing trade interest from three or four clubs. He adds that Jonathon Niese and Bartolo Colon aren’t likely to be traded. Gee, 28, settled with the Mets on a $5.3 million salary for the 2015 season, per a report from ESPN’s..." January 16

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    Patrick Saunders @psaundersdp

    #Rockies Jeff Bridich says club has talked specific players with #Mets for Dillon Gee, nothing imminent. Rex Brothers not discussed.

  • Dillon Gee's days with Mets appear to be numbered as trade rumors swirl

    New York Daily News "Get ready Mets fans, it’s coming. The Mets will be making a trade, most likely involving Dillon Gee one of these days. But when will it happen? Let GM Sandy Alderson lay out the time frame. “It could happen today. It could happen tomorrow. It might be a little later,” said Alderson. “We’re..." December 11

  • Rockies 'definitely' in on Gee

    ESPN New York "The Colorado Rockies "definitely have interest" in acquiring Dillon Gee, a source told ESPNNewYork.com. Sandy Alderson has expressed confidence the Mets can trade a starting pitcher in the near future" December 10

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    Jon Morosi @jonmorosi

    #Mets and #Rangers having discussions about a trade that would send Dillon Gee to Texas, sources say.

  • Source: Mets aggressively shopping Gee

    ESPN New York "The Mets are aggressively shopping Dillon Gee to teams in need of a starting pitcher, a high-ranking source at the winter meetings told ESPNNewYork.com. The Mets have publicly acknowledged they plan to trade a starting pitcher with Matt Harvey returning, with the candidates being Jonathon..." December 09

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    New York Mets @Mets

    The #Mets place RHP Dillon Gee on the 15-Day DL, retroactive to May 11, with a strained right lat. RHP Jacob deGrom will start tomorrow.

  • Gee finally gives Mets solid start in 5-1 win over Rockies

    New York Post "Who said it was impossible? After all the platitudes manager Terry Collins had lobbed in the Rockies’ direction over the previous three days, after having watched that lineup mash Mets pitching, the idea one of his starters could take a shutout into the seventh inning Sunday might have seemed..." May 05

  • Gee, Mets complete 3-game sweep of Diamondbacks

    New York Post "Mission accomplished in Operation Desert Broom. Either the Mets have begun getting their act together or the Diamondbacks are a complete farce of a baseball team. Whichever the case, the Mets have decided they will keep the wins. On Wednesday, they used seven shutout innings from Dillon Gee..." April 17

  • Sources: Gee penciled in for Mets Opening Day

    ESPN New York "Dillon Gee appears headed for his first career Opening Day start. Gee is due to face the Minnesota Twins on Friday in Fort Myers. Ten days later -- or two full turns of the rotation -- is March 31. That's Opening Day against the Washington Nationals. Mets insiders acknowledged that is..." March 20

  • Dillon Gee already making progress at spring training with Mets

    New York Daily News "Thursday, Dillon Gee struggled to locate his changeup and slider. That’s OK, when you consider a year ago, the Met righty struggled to locate anything. “I do feel better right now, at this point,” Gee said. “Compared to last year, I feel a lot better physically. And the ball I feel is coming..." February 28

  • Gee hopes Harvey doesn’t rush return from surgery

    New York Post "Dillon Gee saw Matt Harvey on Tuesday and said he “looked great.” Gee also is aware Harvey is recovering well from elbow surgery, but while the Mets’ young ace hasn’t ruled out coming back at the end of this season, it’s not something Gee is counting on. “I hope Harvey comes back when he’s..." February 05

  • Gee strikes out 12 as righty shines in series finale

    New York Post "At some point in the days leading up to Dillon Gee’s start last night, Terry Collins chatted with his struggling right-hander. The manager pointed out that in 2011, Gee was a 13-game winner. “If you’re not hurt,” Collins said, “it’s still in there.” Gee took the mound last night with an..." May 31

  • Hefner makes case, Gee on notice with Wheeler nearing rotation

    New York Post "Jeremy Hefner earned his first win of the season, and could be solidifying his rotation spot. With Zack Wheeler on the verge of joining the big club, a Mets starter will have to be dropped from the rotation, and — barring injury — Hefner and Dillon Gee would be candidates for the bullpen...." May 30

  • Gee hopes he’s turned corner

    New York Post "For the Mets, the struggles of every starter not named Matt Harvey have been well-documented, their rotation battered and beleaguered all year. But Dillon Gee, who has suffered as badly as anybody, pitched a gem in last night’s 3-2 win over the Pirates, deserving of a far better fate than the..." May 10

  • NY Mets Dillon Gee's strong game should be encouraging for starting rotation

    New York Daily News "The resounding sigh you could hear emanating out of Citi Field Sunday afternoon? That would have been the sigh of relief from Terry Collins and the rest of the Mets high command over the 5-2/3 innings of shutout ball turned in by Dillon Gee against the Washington Nationals, which, at least for the..." April 23

  • Dillon Gee throws six shutout innings against the Atlanta Braves in second-to-last spring start for NY Mets

    New York Daily News "Dillon Gee felt he had been too timid this spring, too caught up in mechanics. Monday, Gee decided to go after hitters and stop thinking about pitching. “I’ve been trying to make (pitches) break more than I have to, just thinking too much,” Gee said. “I said, ‘This time. just get out of your..." March 26

  • Oh, Gee! Dillon gets pounded

    New York Post "Gee, that was awful. “I don’t want to think about it,” Dillon Gee said Thursday when asked to assess his performance in the Mets’ 9-1 exhibition loss to the Tigers. The right-hander allowed six earned runs on three hits, four walks, two hit batters and three wild pitches over two innings for..." March 15

  • Gee springs back into major action

    New York Post "Dillon Gee hadn’t faced major league hitters since last July after undergoing surgery to remove a clot in an artery. And while you could argue that’s still the case after yesterday’s performance against the Marlins, Gee’s three scoreless innings were a positive sign. “I was just excited to..." March 04

  • Finding A Path for Dillon Gee

    Amazin' Avenue "This is not a complicated post, but neither is it going to be based on a single number and some pop culture references. The point of this essay is merely to look at current pitchers that profile similarly to Dillon Gee -- statistically -- and see what those pitchers tell us about Gee's chances of..." February 20

  • Dillon Gee armed with nitroglycerine

    ESPN New York "Dillon Gee will have nitroglycerine cream nearby in the cold weather in New York just in case, but the right-hander believes his surgically addressed circulation issues are mostly behind him. Gee underwent season-ending surgery during last year’s All-Star break to repair a damaged artery in..." February 07