Category: ‘Injuries’

David Wright Has Started Swinging a Bat in Virginia
January 5th, 2017 at 9:59 AM
After undergoing neck surgery last season, there have been more questions about the health of New York Mets' third baseman David Wright. Wright has already faced questions about his future in baseball after being diagnosed with spinal stenosis during the 2015 season, and the neck surgery surely doesn't help matters....

Steven Matz Aiming for 30 Starts in 2017
December 30th, 2016 at 3:10 PM
Of all the New York Mets' injured starting pitchers in 2016, no one's season was more derailed than Steven Matz's. Matz got off to a roaring start in 2016, going 7-1 in his first eight starts and looking poised to be an All Star selection. Things went horribly wrong after...

Juan Lagares Suffers Shoulder Sprain in Winter League Game
December 13th, 2016 at 10:29 AM
The New York Mets usually let some of their players participate in Dominican Winter League games to get them some extra work ahead of the following season. One player who has usually taken advantage of the Winter Leagues is outfielder Juan Lagares, and he chose to participate again this year...

Jacob DeGrom Expects to Begin Throwing Soon
December 3rd, 2016 at 6:10 PM
The New York Mets are banking on a return to health from their starting rotation next season. Four of the Mets' five projected starters ended 2016 on the shelf, including Jacob deGrom. deGrom's injury was a bit more mysterious than the others since he was cruising through the season until...

Noah Syndergaard Won’t Have Bone Spur Surgically Removed
November 11th, 2016 at 7:52 AM
Even though New York Mets' starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard avoided the disabled list in 2016, he wasn't entirely healthy. Syndergaard pitched for the majority of the season with a small bone spur in his elbow. The spur was discovered in mid-June at about the same time as a larger spur...