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Marcus Stroman: The Mets aren’t interested in bringing me back

Written by Doug Rush

Marcus Stroman: The Mets aren’t interested in bringing me back

Marcus Stroman may be pitching somewhere else in 2022.

When the 30-year-old was asked if he was coming back to the New York Mets, he wasn’t shy about his feelings towards what may be his former employers.

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Stroman is a free agent after spending the last three seasons with the Mets, although he opted out of the 2020 season due to COVID-19.

Stroman went 10-13 with a 3.02 ERA in 33 starts with 158 strikeouts in 179 innings.

About the author

Doug Rush

Doug Rush is entering his 18th season as a writer. His career dates back to when he was with The Asbury Park Press covering high school football, The Harlem Globetrotters and The Lakewood Blueclaws.


In 2009, he joined Bleacher Report, covering the New York Yankees and New York Giants, amassing over 2 million reader views.


After 2013, he left B/R to join Sports Media 101 to cover the Yankees and Giants. While with Sports Media 101, Rush was named to the Pro Football Writers Association of America. He was there until July of 2016.

In January of 2018, Rush joined USA Today as part of the Giants Wire staff to cover the Giants. He is still currently with them, as he does weekly analysis for them during the season.


In September of 2021, Rush joined Pro Sports Extra, where he will be covering MLB, the NFL, NBA, WWE and AEW.


Doug is from Toms River, New Jersey where he has two children, Carson and Peyton.