Category: ‘Injuries’

New York Mets Place Steven Matz on Disabled List with Left Shoulder Strain
August 22nd, 2016 at 4:31 PM
New York Mets' lefty Steven Matz visited doctors in New York today and got a mixed bag of news are bout his balky left shoulder. The good news is that there is no structural damage to Matz's shoulder, but he has been diagnosed with a strained shoulder and rotator cuff...

Steven Matz Will Miss Tonight’s Start with Shoulder Pain
August 19th, 2016 at 8:38 AM
It's a cruel world that the 2016 New York Mets live in. Just as the Mets are about to get back key lineup pieces such as Yoenis Cespedes and Asdrubal Cabrera, another player gets hurt. Steven Matz, who was initially scheduled to start tonight's game with the San Francisco Giants,...

Zack Wheeler Shut Down for Two Weeks with Strained Flexor Tendon
August 18th, 2016 at 10:39 AM
Rehabbing right hander Zack Wheeler visited noted surgeon Dr. James Andrews yesterday for a diagnosis on why his surgically repaired right elbow was continually sore. The New York Mets got good news from Dr. Andrews, who confirmed that there was no ligament damage in the elbow, but they also received...

Yoenis Cespedes Goes 0 for 3 in First Rehab Game
August 16th, 2016 at 2:00 PM
New York Mets' outfielder Yoenis Cespedes began a rehab assignment last night with Port St. Lucie, the team's A ball affiliate. Cespedes went 0 for 3 as the designated hitter but managed to drive in a run with a groundout. The plan is for Cespedes to play left field tonight...

Yoenis Cespedes Will Begin Rehab Assignment Monday
August 14th, 2016 at 12:12 AM
The New York Mets have looked lost offensively without star outfielder Yoenis Cespedes in their lineup. Cespedes hasn't looked the same since injuring his quad July 8th against the Washington Nationals. The Mets tried to nurse Cespedes through the injury without a trip to the disabled list for fear of...