|Colorado Rockies – No. 43|
June 19, 1987 |
|Bats: Right||Throws: Right|
|August 23, 2012 for the New York Mets|
(through 2013 season)
|Earned run average||8.94|
McHugh was called up on August 22, 2012 and he made his MLB debut on August 23 against the Colorado Rockies at Citi Field. He pitched 7 scoreless innings and got 9 strikeouts while surrendering 2 hits and a walk. Despite his performance, McHugh did not get the win and the Mets lost 1-0. Mchugh would wind up making a couple more starts before being demoted on August 24 to make room for Jeremy Hefner. The Mets traded McHugh to the Colorado Rockies for outfielder Eric Young, Jr. on June 18, 2013.
- Prospect McHugh set to make debut Thursday
- "Mets 101 Game Preview: Colorado Rockies at New York Mets".
- "McHugh's sensational debut goes unrewarded". MLB.com. Retrieved 24 August 2012.
- "Mets option McHugh to make room for Hefner". MLB.com. Retrieved 27 August 2012.
- "Mets Trade McHugh For Eric Young Jr.; Designate Cowgill For Assignment". CBS News New York. Retrieved 19 June 2013.
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