Category: ‘Quick Hits’

New York Mets Place Asdrubal Cabrera on Disabled List
May 16th, 2017 at 1:33 PM
Another New York Mets' player has landed on the disabled list, with shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera joining the injured coalition today. Cabrera has been trying to play through a thumb injury, which he aggravated in Saturday's loss against the Milwaukee Brewers. The Mets held out Cabrera for their last two games...

Yoenis Cespedes Has Resumed Baseball Activities
May 13th, 2017 at 12:51 PM
While the New York Mets got bad news about their closer yesterday, they did get some good news on the injury front about their best hitter. Outfielder Yoenis Cespedes has resumed baseball activities, Kristie Ackert of the New York Daily News reports, including taking batting practice. The Mets are encouraged...

Minnesota Twins Claim Lefty Adam Wilk Off Waivers from New York Mets
May 11th, 2017 at 9:32 AM
It turns out that Adam Wilk's start with the New York Mets last Sunday was his only appearance in orange and blue. Wilk, who was designated for assignment after making that start, has been claimed off waivers by the Minnesota Twins, reports. The Mets had signed Wilk to a...

Steven Matz Scheduled to Pitch Two Innings in Extended Spring Training Saturday
May 10th, 2017 at 7:57 PM
One of the New York Mets' injured starting pitchers appears to be one step closer to returning from the disabled list. Lefty Steven Matz, who has yet to pitch this season after dealing with elbow discomfort late in spring training, is scheduled to throw two innings in extended spring training...

Sandy Alderson Hopes Lucas Duda Can Return in a Week
May 8th, 2017 at 8:24 AM
The New York Mets are hoping to get injured first baseman Lucas Duda back in a week, reports. General Manager Sandy Alderson provided the updated timetable for Duda on Sunday afternoon during an interview with MLB Network Radio. Duda, who has been sidelined with a hyperextended elbow, previously began...