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David Wright Cleared to Engage in Baseball Activities in New York Next Week
July 25th, 2015 at 8:44 AM
After two long months of stops and starts in the rehab process, the New York Mets finally got some good news on third baseman David Wright. Wright will travel to New York next week and engage in baseball activity with the Mets, ESPN New York's Adam Rubin reports. The news,...

New York Mets Promote Michael Conforto After Finally Placing Michael Cuddyer on Disabled List
July 24th, 2015 at 3:58 PM
After about two weeks of haggling, the New York Mets finally made the roster move fans and some pundits have been begging for. The Mets announced this morning that they have placed outfielder Michael Cuddyer on the 15 day disabled list and promoted outfielder Michael Conforto from AA Binghamton to...

Michael Conforto Watch Underway as New York Mets Mull Promotion for Top Prospect
July 23rd, 2015 at 10:02 AM
For weeks and weeks now, local media has been buzzing for the New York Mets to promote top outfield prospect Michael Conforto to the big league roster. Conforto has done his part this season, hitting .301 with 12 homers and 54 RBI's over two levels of minor league ball this...

New York Mets Need to Figure Out Michael Cuddyer Situation Soon
July 21st, 2015 at 1:04 PM
The New York Mets played short again last night as Michael Cuddyer was out of the starting lineup. Cuddyer, the team's big ticket acquisition in the offseason, has been slowed the last several weeks with a bone bruise under his left knee. The Mets have tried rest, but it has...

Travis D’Arnaud Getting Closer to Rehab Stint
July 16th, 2015 at 10:31 AM
The New York Mets could really use some offensive help if they want to reach the playoffs. One easy hope to boost the offense is simply getting a healthy Travis d'Arnaud back. d'Arnaud has hit when he has been in the lineup for the Mets this season, but freak injuries...

Rafael Montero on Mend for New York Mets
July 15th, 2015 at 12:28 PM
It seems like a whole other season where Rafael Montero was a factor for the New York Mets. Montero actually began the campaign in the bullpen before being sent to Triple-A Las Vegas to stretch back out as a starter. The Mets gave Montero a spot start in Miami back...

Report: No Change in Status for David Wright
July 13th, 2015 at 7:37 PM
There were some optimistic reports coming out of New York Mets' camp yesterday about the condition of third baseman David Wright. Wright, who has only played in only eight games this season due to an assortment of injuries, is currently out in California trying to strengthen his back. Despite Wright's...

Michael Cuddyer Diagnosed with Bone Bruise
July 11th, 2015 at 6:11 PM
The New York Mets got some more clarification on Michael Cuddyer's knee issue today. A second examination of the knee revealed that the 36 year old Cuddyer is dealing with a bone bruise under his patella, ESPN New York's Adam Rubin reports. The issue will likely linger for Cuddyer, who...

Steven Matz Out for at Least Three Weeks with Partially Torn Lat Muscle
July 9th, 2015 at 8:37 PM
The New York Mets' rotation took a hit on their off day. Just a few minutes ago, the Mets announced that Steven Matz will be sidelined for at least three weeks with a partially torn lat muscle, David Lennon of Newsday reports. Matz received a platement rich plasma injection in...

David Wright May Be Cleared for Baseball Activities Next Week
July 2nd, 2015 at 8:53 PM
The New York Mets have only had David Wright in their lineup for eight games this season. Wright's absence has been felt severely by the offense this season, which ranks as the second worst in the major leagues in terms of batting average. The Mets have had no timetable for...

Daniel Murphy Racks up Four Hits in Rehab Game
June 27th, 2015 at 9:40 AM
The New York Mets are in major need of offensive help. They won their second straight game last night, but only recorded two hits in the process. Daniel Murphy, playing in a rehab game with Port St. Lucie last night, got four hits by himself in that game. Playing eight...

Juan Lagares May Have Ligament Tear in Elbow
June 20th, 2015 at 3:30 PM
For the better part of nine months now, Juan Lagares has been dealing with elbow soreness. The issue shut Lagares down at the end of 2014, when the Mets had nothing to play for, but it has resurfaced again early this season. While Lagares has continued to play, some scouts...

Will David Wright Return at the All-Star Break?
June 16th, 2015 at 10:07 PM
On Monday, New York Mets General Manager Sandy Alderson hinted that injured third baseman David Wright could return much earlier than expected. NJ.com reported that Alderson is looking at the All-Star break as a realistic possibility as the Met captain rehabs a back injury known as lower back stenosis. ***PHOTO1*** Wright, who's...

New York Mets Set to Get Three Injured Players Back This Week
June 8th, 2015 at 2:44 PM
The New York Mets have had more than their fair share of injuries this season, as 13 different players have hit the disabled list since spring training. Of those 13, only Dillon Gee has come back from the DL and the Mets weren't thrilled to get him back. That will...

Daniel Murphy Heads to Disabled List with Strained Quad
June 5th, 2015 at 5:23 PM
The hits just keep on coming for the New York Mets offense. Already down two regulars to injury, the Mets lost a third to injury last night. Daniel Murphy, who moved to third base to fill in for the already injured David Wright, pulled his quad muscle and was forced...

Travis D’Arnaud’s Return Delayed by Bone Bruise
May 30th, 2015 at 9:41 AM
The New York Mets were counting on having Travis d'Arnaud back in their lineup at some point during their West Coast road trip next week. That might still happen, but it will likely be delayed. d'Arnaud was pulled from a rehab game with Port St. Lucie after complaining of right...

Mets 101 Injury Updates: Several Players Closing in on Returns
May 28th, 2015 at 8:28 AM
The New York Mets have been the walking wounded for much of the season. With a whopping 12 players on the DL, the Mets have had to mix and match to get by. The results have been better than expected, as the Mets hit a much needed off day at...

New York Mets Need to Figure Out Contingency Plan for David Wright
May 26th, 2015 at 12:33 PM
The New York Mets received bad news over the weekend as third baseman David Wright was officially diagnosed with spinal stenosis. The diagnosis terrified Mets' fans, who recalled that former Met Lenny Dykstra was forced to retire at age 35 with the same condition. Wright, 32, now will have to...

David Wright Shut Down After Spinal Stenosis Diagnosis
May 23rd, 2015 at 6:04 PM
The David Wright comeback has hit another road bump. Just one day after Wright took batting practice for the first time in weeks, the New York Mets announced that Wright has been shut down for a week. The issue remains with his back, and ESPN New York's Adam Rubin is...

David Wright Takes Batting Practice Friday
May 23rd, 2015 at 8:25 AM
David Wright took a huge step forward towards returning to the New York Mets' lineup on Friday. After resuming baseball activities earlier in the week, Wright's next step was to swing a bat. Wright did that on Friday, when he took batting practice for the first time since being shut...