The right-hander was injured Wednesday at the Pirates’ spring training facilities in Bradenton, Fla., while trying to bunt.
Evan Roberts releases his first half MLB power rankings and doles out some first half awards.
R.A. Dickey looks to deliver the Mets’ eighth straight quality start Saturday night against the Pirates, who haven’t had an extra-base hit in consecutive losses since reaching .500.
Clint Hurdle decided to take a firm offer from the Pirates rather than wait to see if he would get the Mets’ job.
The Mets’ search for a manager is headed to the Dominican Republic. General manager Sandy Alderson is flying south to meet with Triple-A manager Ken Oberkfell.
Wally Backman will be granted a follow-up interview with new GM Sandy Alderson for the Mets’ managerial opening, according to Steve Popper and Bob Klapisch of the Bergen Record.
The Mets will commence the managerial derby on Thursday and Friday of this week. Brooklyn Cyclones manager Wally Backman and third base coach Chip Hale are at the top of the internal list.
Giants manager Bruce Bochy might have a better alternative than simply walking Josh Hamilton in key spots during the World Series.