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Category: ‘Injuries’

Matt Harvey Expected to Throw Off Mound After All Star Break
July 5th, 2014 at 9:41 AM
Matt Harvey was making rapid progress in his rehab from Tommy John Surgery earlier this season. The New York Mets and their medical staff were concerned that Harvey was moving too quickly, and as such slowed down his rehab in early June. Harvey had been slated to throw off a...

David Wright Has Bruised Rotator Cuff That Will not Require Surgery
June 29th, 2014 at 9:53 AM
The New York Mets received some good news about third baseman David Wright's injured left shoulder. Wright has missed the last two games after aggravating the injury trying to tag out former Met Ike Davis Thursday night, and it is believed he originally injured the shoulder sliding into second base...

New York Mets Will Have Rotation Decision When Dillon Gee Returns
June 24th, 2014 at 12:21 PM
Dillon Gee is closing in on a return to the New York Mets. Gee is expected to pitch in a rehab game today with the Gulf Coast League Mets, and will likely need one more rehab start before rejoining the Mets' rotation next week. When Gee returns, the New York...

Dillon Gee on Comeback Trail for New York Mets
June 20th, 2014 at 5:16 PM
Dillon Gee was off to a fantastic start for the New York Mets before he was felled by a lat injury in the middle of May. Gee was initially expected to be out for only a start or two, but the injury has been slow to heal and his absence...

Eric Young Jr Nearing a Return for New York Mets
June 13th, 2014 at 5:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Mets' depleted outfield should be getting a key player back soon. Eric Young Jr, who has been sidelined since May 25th with a right hamstring strain, is currently on a rehab assignment. Young is scheduled to play with AA Binghamton tonight, and manager Terry Collins told reporters...

New York Mets Slow Down Matt Harvey’s Rehab
June 12th, 2014 at 8:16 AM
Matt Harvey has been progressing rapidly through his rehab from Tommy John surgery this season. It appears he was moving too quickly for the New York Mets' liking. GM Sandy Alderson addressed Harvey's rehab when he spoke to reporters earlier this week, and he confirmed what the team has been...

Noah Syndergaard Hurts Non-Throwing Shoulder in Return from Injury
June 6th, 2014 at 6:14 PM
The New York Mets dodged a bullet with talented young right hander Noah Syndergaard a few weeks ago. Syndergaard was shut down with elbow soreness, but an MRI revealed that he did not tear his ulnar collateral ligament, the sign that Tommy John surgery would be required. Syndergaard rested and...

Matt Harvey and Jeremy Hefner Scheduled to Throw Off Mound Next Week
June 6th, 2014 at 12:28 PM
The rehab of New York Mets' starting pitchers Matt Harvey and Jeremy Hefner is continuing to progress. Both pitchers underwent Tommy John surgery last year and are expected to miss most, or all (in Harvey's case) of the 2014 season. Rehab from these injuries can be complicated and it is...

Noah Syndergaard Placed on Minor League Disabled List with Elbow Issue
May 26th, 2014 at 3:30 PM
The last thing New York Mets fans want to hear is injury news surrounding another young pitcher. When Matt Harvey suffered a torn ulnar collateral ligament last August, it was a dark day for Mets fans. The alarm bells have already begun to sound in Mets' fans minds after the...

Matt Harvey Wants to Make “5-7 Starts” in 2014
May 20th, 2014 at 3:43 PM
Matt Harvey's rehab from Tommy John surgery last October has been one of the bigger off the field stories for the New York Mets this season. While Harvey has been aggressively stating that he could pitch for the Mets this season, the team has downplayed any potential 2014 availability from...

New York Mets Place Dillon Gee on 15 Day Disabled List
May 14th, 2014 at 4:15 PM
The New York Mets made their roster move to add Rafael Montero to the 25 man roster this afternoon, and it wasn't the move many people expected. The Mets placed starting pitcher Dillon Gee on the 15 day disabled list with a lat injury. Gee only threw 81 pitches in...

Jeremy Hefner and Matt Harvey Making Progress in Rehab
May 8th, 2014 at 8:26 AM
The New York Mets entered the 2014 season down a pair of starting pitchers. Both Matt Harvey and Jeremy Hefner underwent Tommy John surgery in 2013, knocking them out for a significant portion of the 2014 season. While the Mets aren't counting on Harvey at all this season, there is...

New York Mets Planning Outfield Rotation After Juan Lagares’ Return
April 30th, 2014 at 11:20 AM
***PHOTO1*** When outfielder Juan Lagares returns from the disabled list on Thursday, the New York Mets will have a unique problem on their hands. Lagares, who has missed the last two weeks with a hamstring injury, is on track to return from the DL when he is first eligible in Colorado....

Juan Lagares Placed on Disabled List with Hamstring Injury
April 15th, 2014 at 3:33 PM
***PHOTO1*** When the New York Mets saw both Juan Lagares and Curtis Granderson leave last night's game with injuries, most assumed that Lagares' injury was worse than Granderson's. The Mets essentially confirmed that today when they placed Lagares on the 15 day disabled list. Lagares pulled his right hamstring running to...

New York Mets Bounce Back, Defeat Arizona Diamondbacks 7-3
April 15th, 2014 at 11:53 AM
Phoenix-After one of their worst performances in a while on Sunday, the New York Mets were looking to bounce back against the Arizona Diamondbacks last night. The Mets were able to do that, as Lucas Duda's strong offensive night keyed a 7-3 victory for the visitors. The victory, however, may...

Chris Young Could Return Next Week for New York Mets
April 12th, 2014 at 2:02 PM
***PHOTO1*** One of the most expensive free agent signings for the New York Mets this winter has barely taken the field. Outfielder Chris Young signed a one year, 7.5 million dollar contract in the offseason and was expected to be a starter in the outfielder. Injuries derailed the start of Young's...

New York Mets to Attend Showcase Event for Reliever Joel Hanrahan
April 11th, 2014 at 4:58 PM
With the loss of Bobby Parnell for the season, the New York Mets are looking to add some depth to their bullpen. Parnell's absence has forced set up man Jose Valverde to become the closer of the moment, but Valverde's recent track record has been spotty to say the least....

Bobby Parnell to Miss Remainder of Season and Undergo Tommy John Surgery
April 7th, 2014 at 10:40 AM
In a piece of news that wasn't entirely unexpected, the New York Mets announced last night that relief pitcher Bobby Parnell will undergo Tommy John surgery. Parnell, who had one ineffective outing on Opening Day, underwent an MRI earlier in the week that revealed he had a partially torn medial...

New York Mets to Add Kyle Farnsworth and Wilmer Flores Wednesday
April 1st, 2014 at 1:50 PM
The New York Mets announced that they will be adding a pair of players to their roster on Wednesday. The Mets will promote Kyle Farnsworth from Triple-A Las Vegas to replace Bobby Parnell on the roster. Farnsworth will likely become the Mets' primary set up man as Jose Valverde assumes...

Bobby Parnell Has Partial MCL Tear in Pitching Elbow
April 1st, 2014 at 12:39 PM
One of the more concerning aspects of yesterday's loss for the New York Mets was the performance of closer Bobby Parnell. Parnell struggled while blowing a save in a 9-7 Mets loss, and his velocity was down as well. The loss of velocity and lack of movement on some pitches...