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Category: ‘Injuries’

Travis D’Arnaud, David Wright Move Closer to Returns
May 19th, 2015 at 12:03 PM
The New York Mets have held on to first place in the National League East for over a month now. The feat is more impressive when you factor in that they are missing two key bats in their everyday lineup. Third baseman David Wright has been out of action since...

Minor League Mondays: Knee Injury Slows Brandon Nimmo’s Season
May 18th, 2015 at 8:47 AM
While several of Sandy Alderson's draftees have made their major league debuts this season, his first draft pick still hasn't gotten there. To be fair, Brandon Nimmo has needed a long developmental period. Nimmo never played high school baseball, so it has taken him a while, but he finally broke...

New York Mets Suffer Another Injury as Dilson Herrera Hits Disabled List
May 16th, 2015 at 11:08 AM
The New York Mets have had a lot of injury issues this season. Their offense has suffered the most, as injuries to David Wright and Travis d'Arnaud have crippled the unit. The Mets suffered another offensive hit yesterday. Prior to last night's game with the Milwaukee Brewers, second baseman DIlson...

David Wright Update; Can the Mets Rely on Him Upon Return?
May 15th, 2015 at 2:02 AM
Mets third baseman David Wright has been out of action since April 15 with a strained hamstring and according to reports this week, he has still not resumed baseball activities. Originally expected to be returning this week, Wright received further treatment for his injury on Monday according to Adam Rubin...

Bobby Parnell and Vic Black Moving Rehab to Las Vegas
May 14th, 2015 at 8:42 AM
The New York Mets could use some reinforcements in the bullpen. The unit has struggled of late, particularly in the middle innings. While the bullpen's 2.67 ERA is strong, they have benefitted from being hidden by strong starting pitching. The group has pitched the fewest innings in the major leagues...

Travis D’Arnaud Scheduled for Exam on Hand Tuesday
May 10th, 2015 at 8:31 PM
The New York Mets have had a lot of injury woes over the first few weeks of the season. Despite all the setbacks, the Mets have maintained their division lead with the replacements. The Mets may get one very important piece back soon. Catcher Travis d'Arnaud, who has been sidelined...

Dillon Gee Placed on Disabled List, Noah Syndergaard Tapped to Fill In
May 8th, 2015 at 7:23 PM
The buzz around top prospect Noah Syndergaard has reached a fever pitch this week. Syndergaard has been dominating Triple-A hitters this season, but with a full rotation it appeared his debut would have to wait. That has suddenly changed thanks to a groin injury for Dillon Gee. Gee told the...

David Wright Shut Down with Lower Back Pain
May 8th, 2015 at 2:15 PM
The good news for the New York Mets is that David Wright's hamstring is feeling much better. The bad news, however, is that Wright is still nowhere close to a return thanks to a new injury. The Mets confirmed that Wright was examined at the New York Hospital for Special...

David Wright Planning to Begin Baseball Activities Tomorrow
April 26th, 2015 at 8:54 PM
The New York Mets got some good news on the injury front this evening. David Wright, who has been sidelined since April 15th with a strained right hamstring, is set to resume baseball activities tomorrow. The plan, according to manager Terry Collins, is for Wright to run and throw tomorrow...

Bobby Parnell Shut Down for Week with Forearm Soreness
April 25th, 2015 at 9:10 AM
Just like fellow reliever Vic Black, Bobby Parnell's rehab assignment has been temporarily halted. Parnell had his elbow examined after complaining of forearm soreness, ESPN New York's Adam Rubin reports. The exam came back clean, so right now the plan of action is to shut Parnell down for a week...

New York Mets Expect David Wright Back on Time
April 21st, 2015 at 12:48 PM
When the New York Mets announced that David Wright had a mild hamstring strain, the announcement was meant with plenty of skepticism. Injuries have tended to linger with Mets' players over the years, with many players initially expected to be out for a week or two missing months at a...

New York Mets Receive Injury Updates on Several Players
April 20th, 2015 at 5:13 PM
The New York Mets knew they would be without Jerry Blevins and Travis d'Arnaud for a while. After the two players visited the Manhattan Hospital for Special Surgery today, the Mets now have an initial timetable for how long they will be out. They also received the MRI results for...

New York Mets Need to Withstand Adversity and Build on Fast Start
April 20th, 2015 at 10:45 AM
The New York Mets are off to one of their best starts in franchise history. After two weeks of play, the Mets find themselves atop the National League East with a 10-3 record. That mark puts them 1.5 games ahead of the Atlanta Braves, who are coming to town this...

New York Mets Will Add Kevin Plawecki and Hansel Robles to Roster
April 19th, 2015 at 5:47 PM
With Jerry Blevins and Travis d'Arnaud staring at extended absences, the New York Mets already have chosen the first fill ins. After their win over the Miami Marlins, Mets' General Manager Sandy Alderson spoke to reporters and revealed that Kevin Plawecki and Hansel Robles will be added to the roster...

Vic Black Could Be Back Within a Week
April 19th, 2015 at 7:54 AM
The New York Mets' bullpen, which has already performed well in the early going, may be about to get some reinforcements. Vic Black, who has been sidelined since the middle of spring training with a shoulder issue, is currently out on rehab. ESPN New York's Adam Rubin is reporting that...

New York Mets Place David Wright on 15 Day DL
April 15th, 2015 at 2:20 PM
In news that wasn't unexpected, the New York Mets announced they are placing David Wright on the 15 day disabled list. Wright underwent an MRI this morning after suffering the injury sliding into second base during the Mets' win over the Philadelphia Phillies last night. The team is calling Wright's...

New York Mets Have Injury Issues After Win
April 15th, 2015 at 9:58 AM
The New York Mets got their third consecutive win on Tuesday night against the Philadelphia Phillies, but it may have been a pyrrhic victory. Several key players suffered injuries on the night, beginning when outfielder Michael Cuddyer had to leave the game after being hit on the hand with a...

New York Mets Get Good News About Jenrry Mejia
April 7th, 2015 at 3:28 PM
It appears as if the New York Mets dodged a bullet with closer Jenrry Mejia. Mejia couldn't get loose in yesterday's game with the Washington Nationals and complained of elbow pain, leading to an MRI today. The MRI results revealed only that Mejia had elbow inflammation, Mike Puma of the...

Jenrry Mejia Will Undergo MRI on Elbow
April 7th, 2015 at 11:31 AM
While the New York Mets picked up an Opening Day win over the Washington Nationals yesterday, this is the second straight year the Mets have left their first game with a huge question mark in the back of the bullpen. Jenrry Mejia couldn't get loose in yesterday's game, reporting that...

Daniel Murphy Could Be Ready for Opening Day
April 2nd, 2015 at 8:29 AM
In a surprising turn of events, it appears that Daniel Murphy might be ready to go on Opening Day after all. Kristie Ackert of the New York Daily News is reporting that the Mets believe Murphy will be ready to go on Opening Day. If Murphy can't go, the Mets...