New York Mets starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard is set to miss the 2020 season and will undergo Tommy John surgery.
New York Mets starter Noah Syndergaard has a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow and is expected to undergo Tommy John surgery in the near future, sources tell ESPN. The procedure will keep him out until at earliest April 2021 and likely into the summer months.— Jeff Passan (@JeffPassan) March 24, 2020
This is obviously a huge bummer for anyone with Thor shares. Our staff was lukewarm on him this season, but it still always sucks to see a player go down before the season even starts. The Mets’ starting rotation will now likely consist of Jacob deGrom, Marcus Stroman, Rick Porcello, Steven Matz, and Michael Wacha.