Oakland Athletics
Career W-L
211-144
 
Career ERA
3.97
Name  Bartolo Colon
Born  5/24/1973
Height  5-11
Weight  285
Number  40
Position  SP
Bats  R
Throws  R
5/25/2015 4:26:00 PM
Description: Mets starter Bartolo Colon picked up his seventh win of the season.
Insight: Colon defeated the Phillies by allowing three runs on six hits and two walks over six innings of work. He struck out six and is now 7-3 with a 4.82 ERA.
 
5/20/2015 9:58:00 PM
Description: Mets starter Bartolo Colon had a rough outing Wednesday versus St. Louis.
Insight: Colon allowed nine runs (eight earned) on 11 hits and two walks. He struck out four and is now 6-3 with a 4.85 ERA.
 
5/15/2015 9:53:00 PM
Description: Mets starter Bartolo Colon lost his second game of the season as the Brewers roughed him up on Friday night.
Insight: Colon pitched just five innings and allowed six runs, five earned, on seven hits. He, however, did extend his walk-less streak to 45 1/3 innings.Colon is 6-2 with a 3.86 ERA, 1.03 WHIP, 42 strikeouts and one walk in 51 1/3 innings this season.
 
5/10/2015 4:41:00 PM
Description: Mets starter Bartolo Colon picked up his MLB leading sixth win on Sunday.
Insight: Colon defeated Philadelphia by pitching six innings and allowing four runs on eight hits. He struck out four and is now 6-1 with a 3.30 ERA.
 
5/5/2015 9:32:00 PM
Description: Mets starter Bartolo Colon pitched another gem, allowing just a solo home run in the seventh as New York beat Baltimore, 3-2, on Tuesday.
Insight: Colon threw 7 2/3 innings and allowed one run on six hits. He also struck out nine and walked none. Turning 42 year olds later this month, Colon seems to be the ageless wonder. He is 5-1 with a 2.90 ERA, 0.94 WHIP and 34 strikeouts versus just one walk in 40 1/3 innings this season.
 
4/23/2015 4:32:00 PM
Description: Mets starter Bartolo Colon is the first four-game winner in baseball this season.
Insight: Colon defeated the Braves by pitching six innings and allowing three runs on seven hits while striking out five. He is 4-0 with a 2.77 ERA. We would recommend selling high.
 
4/17/2015 11:03:00 PM
Description: Mets starter Bartolo Colon pitched well again, throwing seven innings and allowing one run on Friday versus the Marlins.
Insight: Colon is a perfect 3-0 and has allowed just five runs in 20 innings. On Friday, the only run he yielded was a solo home run to Giancarlo Stanton. He also struck out five and walked none. Colon just continues to defy father time.
 
4/6/2015 6:58:00 PM
Description: Mets starter Bartolo Colon spoiled Max Scherzer's Nationals debut by pitching six innings, allowing just one run on three hits, striking out eight and walking just one as New York beat Washington, 3-1.
Insight: Two of the three hits Colon allowed were to Bryce Harper. One of those hits went for a solo home run, the only score Washington had all day. Colon threw 59 strikes in 86 pitches and appears to be another fantasy surprise this season despite turning 42 in May.
 
9/28/2014 4:00:00 PM
Description: Mets starter Bartolo Colon wins 15th game in final start of the year.
Insight: He went six innings, allowing three runs on eight hits and two walks, while striking out four. Colon finishes an above average season with a 15-13 record and 4.09 ERA.
 
9/23/2014 10:18:00 PM
Description: Mets starter Bartolo Colon continued his up and down season, in Tuesday's loss to Washington.
Insight: He went six innings, allowing four runs on five hits and struck out four. Colon is now 14-13 with a 4.08 ERA. It will be interesting to see if he still pitching for the Mets in 2015.
 
9/5/2014 11:06:00 PM
Description: Mets starter Bartolo Colon allowed two runs on seven hits in seven innings in a victory against the Reds on Friday.
Insight: Colon allowed a home run to Devin Mesoraco in the first inning and another run in the third, but that was all. The 41-year-old has had an up-and-down season but has put up overall decent numbers: 13-11, 3.96 ERA and 134 strikeouts.
 
8/28/2014 7:45:00 PM
Description: Mets general manager Sandy Alderson indicated Thursday that Bartolo Colon is probably not going to be traded this month according to ESPN's Adam Rubin.
Insight: Can't say this is surprising as the three clubs that were rumored to be interested in Colon (Angels, Dodgers, Royals) all downplayed their interest. Colon would have to be traded by Sunday to be eligible for a playoff roster.
 
8/23/2014 5:31:00 PM
Description: The Mets have placed starter Bartolo Colon on revocable waivers according to FOXSports.com's Ken Rosenthal.
Insight: The latest baseball rumors have Colon returning to the Angels, but in order for that to happen, every team must pass on claiming him. With Garrett Richards out, it is likely some AL team puts in a claim for Colon just to prevent the Angels from getting him. Colon is 11-10 with 3.85 ERA and 125 strikeouts this season. was placed on the bereavement list after his mother's passing and he missed his last start. He shouldn't have to miss another one after Sunday's game.
 
8/20/2014 7:32:00 PM
Description: Mets starter Bartolo Colon will pitch Sunday before flying back to the Dominican Republic for his mother's funeral, according to Marc Carig of Newsday.
Insight: Colon (11-10. 3.85 ERA, 1.15 WHIP) was placed on the bereavement list after his mother's passing and he missed his last start. He shouldn't have to miss another one after Sunday's game.
 
8/19/2014 9:09:00 AM
Description: Mets starter Bartolo Colon has been placed on the bereavement leave list, as expected, due to the death of his mother.
Insight: Colon (11-10. 3.85 ERA, 1.15 WHIP) has yielded two runs or less in four of his last five starts. If needed, the Mets are considering Daisuke Matsuzaka to substitute for Colon's next start.
 
8/18/2014 11:12:00 AM
Description: Mets starter Bartolo Colon will miss his scheduled Monday start as his mother is extremely ill. He's expected to be place on the bereavement leave list.
Insight: Colon (11-10. 3.85 ERA, 1.15 WHIP) has yielded two runs or less in four of his last five starts. His next start is obviously "to be determined." Carlos Torres will get the spot start.
 
8/8/2014 10:09:00 PM
Description: Mets starter Bartolo Colon allowed one run on six hits and struck out six in eight innings Friday to beat the Phillies for his 200th career win.
Insight: Colon (11-9. 3.97 ERA, 1.16 WHIP) gave up six runs in 4 2/3 innings his last time out and hasn't been able to get his ERA lower than 3.88 since June 24 due to his inconsistency.
 
7/28/2014 10:06:00 PM
Description: Mets starter Bartolo Colon gave up 10 hits in 7 2/3 innings Monday against the Phillies, but he limited the damage to one run.
Insight: Colon improved to 10-8 with a 3.88 ERA and a 1.16 WHIP. He may have thrown his last pitch for the Mets, as he's expected to be a trade target for contenders.
 
7/23/2014 8:34:00 PM
Description: Mets starter Bartolo Colon was perfect through 6 2/3 innings Wednesday and ended up allowing two runs on three hits in 7 1/3 in a win over the Mariners.
Insight: Colon is 9-8 with a 4.03 ERA and a 1.15 WHIP in his first season with the Mets. He may be moved to a contender before the trade deadline.
 
Hot6/24/2014 9:55:00 PM
Description: New York starter Bartolo Colon turned in another strong outing Tuesday against Oakland.
Insight: Colon (8-5, 3.67 ERA) limited his former team to one run in eight innings. The big right-hander is 6-0 with a 1.58 ERA since May 17th.