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Matt Harvey's Time With The New York Mets Appears To Be Over

A general view of Citi Field during a Mets game.

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 29: Noah Syndergaard #34 of the New York Mets pitches to Dexter Fowler #25 of the St. Louis Cardinals in the first inning on Opening Day at Citi Field on March 29, 2018 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

On Friday afternoon, New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson revealed that the club asked pitcher Matt Harvey to accept an assignment to the minor leagues so he can regain form after struggling through the 2018 MLB season.

Harvey reportedly refused.

As a result, the Mets have designated Matt Harvey for assignment, meaning his time with the Mets organization has reached its end.

The Mets have seven days to either release Harvey, or attempt to trade him to another organization. Given Harvey's recent struggles, it's likely he'll be released.

However, another team will undoubtedly take a shot on the former All-Star. Harvey dominated the competition in 2013 before undergoing Tommy John surgery.

After sitting out the 2014 season, Harvey was the NL's Comeback Player of the Year in 2015 when he posted a 13-win season with a 2.71 ERA. Since then, Harvey's ERA has ballooned and the former star pitcher has allowed 21 runs in just 27 innings pitched.

We'll keep you updated on the latest Harvey news.