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Category: ‘Injuries’

Steven Matz Looks Sharp in Latest Rehab Start
August 27th, 2015 at 10:07 AM
The New York Mets want to get starting pitcher Steven Matz back in their rotation soon. Matz, who has been out since mid-July with a lat injury, should help the Mets stretch out their rotation once he is activated from the disabled list. The Mets currently have Matz out on...

New York Mets Place Lucas Duda on Disabled List with Back Strain
August 22nd, 2015 at 5:58 PM
Lucas Duda missed most of last week for the New York Mets with a back issue. After returning on Tuesday, all appeared to be well for Duda. The problem flared up again last night, when Duda was forced to leave in the seventh inning against the Colorado Rockies. As a...

David Wright Won’t Play Every Day When He Returns on Monday
August 20th, 2015 at 2:37 PM
David Wright finally can see the light at the end of the tunnel in his rehab. After playing a full game for the second straight night, Wright is now 6 for 20 with 5 walks in five games with the Port St. Lucie Mets. Wright is slated to continue his...

David Wright Aiming to Return for Phillies Series on Monday
August 18th, 2015 at 9:28 AM
Last week, reports circulated that New York Mets' third baseman David Wright was aiming to return during the team's series in Colorado this weekend. Thanks to some poor weather in Florida and more logical thinking, that plan has been nixed. Wright, who is 4 for 14 so far during his...

David Wright Could Be Back at End of Next Week
August 15th, 2015 at 9:04 AM
With the New York Mets playing well and opening today's action 4.5 games in front of the Washington Nationals, things are looking up. The Mets look to be on the fast track to October baseball, and their captain wants to get in on the fun. David Wright, who has only...

David Wright Plays in First Rehab Game with Port St. Lucie
August 11th, 2015 at 10:30 AM
For the first time in nearly four months, David Wright played in a baseball game last night. Wright, who hasn't played for the New York Mets since April 14th, was the designated hitter for High-A Port St. Lucie in the first game of his rehab assignment. The assignment started off...

Michael Cuddyer Nearing Return for New York Mets
August 8th, 2015 at 6:05 AM
With all the buzz around the New York Mets of late, it is easy to forget that they are still missing some key pieces to their team. The guy closest to a return right now appears to be outfielder Michael Cuddyer. Cuddyer has been on the disabled list since July...

Terry Collins Challenges Rafael Montero to Get Back on Field
August 6th, 2015 at 3:32 PM
The New York Mets could really use Rafael Montero in their rotation down the stretch to help save a few innings for the other starting pitchers. Montero almost was in the rotation at the beginning of the season, and made one start in April before going down with a shoulder...

David Wright Could Play in Rehab Games This Week
August 2nd, 2015 at 9:31 AM
Things are looking up for the New York Mets. The Yoenis Cespedes trade has energized the team and the fan base, and optimism is building that a playoff run could be in the offing. The only thing really missing from the Mets is their captain, third baseman David Wright. Wright...

David Wright Begins Full Baseball Activities in New York
July 29th, 2015 at 2:29 PM
For the first time in a long time, there is an air of positivity surrounding the New York Mets in late July. Instead of wondering who they will sell off and trudging towards the end of the season, the Mets are in the playoff race and have made several key...

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...