Mets will miss Pelfrey in Minnesota

PHILADELPHIA -- A weekend reunion with Mike Pelfrey will not include facing the ex-Met.

Mike Pelfrey

Mike Pelfrey

#37 SP
Minnesota Twins

2013 STATS

  • GM1
  • W1

  • L0

  • BB2

  • K1

  • ERA0.00

Pelfrey, who is due to face the Kansas City Royals tonight, is not scheduled to pitch again until Monday, after the Mets have a weekend series at Target Field.

The pitching matchups:

Friday: Jonathon Niese vs. Vance Worley

Saturday: Matt Harvey vs. TBA

Sunday: Dillon Gee vs. Kevin Correia

Pelfrey signed with the Twins in late December for a $4 million base salary and the opportunity to earn another $1.5 million in incentives. In his Twins debut, Pelfrey picked up the win against Detroit. He allowed two runs (none earned) on five hits and two walks in 5 1/3 innings while tossing 96 pitches.

Pelfrey underwent Tommy John surgery last May 1.