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Mike Pelfrey pitches in the first inning of the Mets' 5-3 win over the Yankees at Citi Field. (May 22, 2010)

Mike Pelfrey

The Mets drafted Mike Pelfrey with the ninth overall pick in the 2005 amateur draft. He made his major league debut on July 8, 2006.
See Pelfrey's bio and career stats

New York Mets starting pitcher Mike Pelfrey throws
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New York Mets starting pitcher Mike Pelfrey throws against the Milwaukee Brewers in the first inning of a baseball game. (June 8, 2011)

Mike Pelfrey #34 of the New York Mets
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Mike Pelfrey #34 of the New York Mets looks on from the dugout during the third inning against the Philadelphia Phillies. (May 28, 2011)

New York Mets pitcher Mike Pelfrey picks up
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New York Mets pitcher Mike Pelfrey picks up a broken piece of bat that bounced at his feet from Colorado Rockies batter Ian Stewart in the second inning of a baseball game at Coors Field. (May 10, 2011)

Mike Pelfrey pitches in the first inning of
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Mike Pelfrey pitches in the first inning of the Mets' 5-3 win over the Yankees at Citi Field. (May 22, 2010)

Mike Pelfrey pitched 7.2 innings and got the
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Mike Pelfrey pitched 7.2 innings and got the win as the Mets beat the Atlanta Braves, 3-2. (May 17, 2010)

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Mets pitcher Mike Pelfrey says he isn't concerned
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Mets pitcher Mike Pelfrey says he isn't concerned after getting an MRI on his shoulder. (May 1, 2010)

Mets starter Mike Pelfrey pitches in the first
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Mets starter Mike Pelfrey pitches in the first inning of the Mets' rain-shortened win over the Braves at Citi Field. (Apr. 25, 2010)

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New York Mets' Mike Pelfrey warms up in the first inning of a spring training baseball game against the Boston Red Sox. (March 17, 2010)

Mets starting pitcher Mike Pelfrey throws a warmup
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Mets starting pitcher Mike Pelfrey throws a warmup pitch during a spring training game against the Boston Red Sox in Port St. Lucie, Fla. (Mar. 11, 2010)

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New York Mets pitcher Mike Pelfrey throws during a work out at spring training. (March 9, 2010)

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The Mets' Mike Pelfrey delivers a warmup pitch in the first inning of a spring training game against the Boston Red Sox in Fort Myers, Fla. (Mar. 17, 2010)

Mets starting pitcher Mike Pelfrey, left, gets the
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Mets starting pitcher Mike Pelfrey, left, gets the ball back from third baseman David Wright after loading the bases in the first inning of a spring training game against the Boston Red Sox in Port St. Lucie, Fla. (Mar. 11, 2010)

New York Mets pitcher Mike Pelfrey throws to
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New York Mets pitcher Mike Pelfrey throws to a Washington Nationals batter during the second inning of a spring training baseball game. (March 6, 2010)

Mets starting pitcher Mike Pelfrey tosses a ball
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Mets starting pitcher Mike Pelfrey tosses a ball during spring training in Port St. Lucie, Fla. (Feb. 21, 2010)

Omar Minaya said Monday he still his faith
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Omar Minaya said Monday he still his faith in his middle-of-the-rotation pitchers, including Mike Pelfrey (above), Oliver Perez and John Maine. (File photo, 2009)

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Astronaut Mike Massimino, left, and Mike Pelfrey with
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Astronaut Mike Massimino, left, and Mike Pelfrey with the Shea Stadium home plate Massimino took aboard the space shuttle Atlantis. (August 1, 2009)

FLUSHING, NY AUGUST 21, 2009: New York Mets
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FLUSHING, NY AUGUST 21, 2009: New York Mets Mike Pelfrey delivers a pitch to a Philadelphia Phillies batter during the first inning, at Citi Field in New York, Friday, Aug. 21, 2009.

Mets 4, Cubs 2 September 6, 2009 Summary:David
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Mets 4, Cubs 2


September 6, 2009

Summary:David Murphy drove in four runs and was a double short of the cycle to help Mike Pelfrey earn his 10th win of the season. He allowed five hits in eight innings for the longest outing of the season.

Key stat: The Mets took two of three from the Cubs for their first series win since July 27-30 against the Rockies.

Mets' record: 62-75

FLUSHING, NY AUGUST 21, 2009: New York Mets
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FLUSHING, NY AUGUST 21, 2009: New York Mets Mike Pelfrey is escorted to first by home plate umpire Bob Drake after being hit by a pitch during the second inning against the Philadelphia Phillies, at Citi Field in New York, Friday, Aug. 21, 2009.

New York Mets pitcher Mike Pelfrey winds up
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New York Mets pitcher Mike Pelfrey winds up in the first inning against the San Francisco Giants.

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Mike Pelfrey

David Wright talks with pitcher Mike Pelfrey before
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David Wright talks with pitcher Mike Pelfrey before he is taken out of the game by Manager Jerry Manuel in the seventh inning.

New York Mets starting pitcher Mike Pelfrey delivers
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New York Mets starting pitcher Mike Pelfrey delivers a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday, July 28, 2009, in New York. The Mets won 4-0. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

New York Mets starter Mike Pelfrey delivers a
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New York Mets starter Mike Pelfrey delivers a pitch against the Washington Nationals during the third inning of a baseball game Wednesday, July 22, 2009, in Washington.(AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Mike Pelfrey works in the first inning.
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Mike Pelfrey works in the first inning.