McHugh with the New York Mets
|Houston Astros – No. 31|
June 19, 1987 |
|Bats: Right||Throws: Right|
|August 23, 2012 for the New York Mets|
(through August 7, 2014)
|Earned run average||5.00|
New York Mets
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.
On December 18, 2013 McHugh was claimed off waivers by the Houston Astros.
- Prospect McHugh set to make debut Thursday
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- "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.
- Career statistics and player information from MLB, or ESPN, or Baseball-Reference, or Fangraphs, or The Baseball Cube, or Baseball-Reference (Minors)