First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 8:00 PM on 4/28, issued at 10:03 AM Bryceville, FL | Callahan, FL | Fernandina Beach, FL | Glen Saint Mary, FL

Mets shut down Wheeler for season

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 9/21/2013 4:51 pm

Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - The New York Mets announced that pitcher Zack Wheeler will be shut down for the remainder of the 2013 season.

Wheeler, whom the club said is healthy, finished with a 7-5 record and 3.42 earned run average over 17 starts during his rookie campaign. The 23-year-old right-hander made his major-league debut on June 18

Aaron Harang has been tabbed to take Wheeler's spot on Monday, when the Mets take on the Cincinnati Reds.

Share
Action Sports 360 »
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.