Matt Harvey suspended

Matt Harvey suspended

Matt Harvey has been suspended for three days for violations of team rules. He will his scheduled start vs the Marlins today.

Anthony DiComo of MLB.com was first to announce the report.

The Mets will not release a statement on why Harvey was suspended as Terry Collins noted the suspension will be dealt with “in the clubhouse”.

Adam Wilk, who has appeared in 9 major league games over the course of a three tenure with stops in Detroit and Anaheim and (2 starts) will start in place of Harvey.

Wilk was 2-3 in 6 starts with a 5.91 ERA with AAA Las Vegas.

Harvey will be eligible to start on Tuesday against the Giants, due to the suspension starting on Saturday. It is likely he will pitch Tuesday and have Zack Wheeler pushed back until Wednesday afternoon. 

Harvey is 2-2 with with a 5.13 ERA in six starts as he recovers from Thoracic Outlet Syndrome.

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