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Matt Harvey DFAed - Reclamation Project or is he done?

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Just came here to start an obligatory Matt Harvey DFA'd thread hahaha!

He's totally done, I think.

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2 minutes ago, VaBird1 said:

What happened?  He and Straily both seem to have fallen off a cliff.  Were they injured?

Link explains it. Threw 98 mph before TJ surgery and now throwing 92 mph.

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Just now, atomic said:

Link explains it. Threw 98 mph before TJ surgery and now throwing 92 mph.

I saw that.  His TJ surgery was a long time ago though and he went from a sub 5 ERA to an infinity ERA in a year after a few years of not being that bad.

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2 minutes ago, VaBird1 said:

I saw that.  His TJ surgery was a long time ago though and he went from a sub 5 ERA to an infinity ERA in a year after a few years of not being that bad.

You do that Mets stadium is very very pitcher friendly and ball is juiced this year.  He had a 6.70 ERA with Mets in 2017 and that is actually worse than his performance this year.

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Would have rather they taken a shot at shelby miller or Drew Smyly as reclamation projects.

Harvey is done and done.

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3 hours ago, sevastras said:

Probably not worth paying the rest of his contract

For league minimum any of these guys are worth a look. For more? None of them. 

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