Mets Send Wilmer Flores, 3 More To MinorsIt looks like it'll be Ruben Tejada at shortstop on Opening Day, barring a last-minute move by the Mets.
Nationals' Gonzalez Barely Breaks Sweat, 1-Hits MetsGio Gonzalez was inches from a no-hitter and the Washington Nationals hit five home runs Monday night, including long balls by their first two batters, in a 9-0 rout of the New York Mets.
Ike Davis Continues To Rake At Triple-A; Mets Mulling Promotion?Davis is hitting it big in Vegas. The demoted Mets first baseman slugged his fifth home run in four games on Monday night, doubling and driving two runs.
Gee And Hefner Fail To Impress Ahead Of Opening Day, Mets Lose To OriolesDillon Gee and Jeremy Hefner each had a poor day in the Mets' final warmup before Opening Day.
Sight For Sore Eyes: David Wright Appears In 1st Big League Game In 2 WeeksThe Mets' captain made his first appearance in a big league game since sustaining a rib injury during the World Baseball Classic, going 0-for-3 and playing five innings for New York in a 7-2 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals.
Coleman: Luckily For Mets, Marcum Injury Doesn't Appear SeriousWhile Mets have had their share of injuries during spring training, but Shaun Marcum's right shoulder doesn't appear to be a major issue.
David Wright Out Of WBC With Moderate Rib Strain, Could Miss Opening DayMets general manager Sandy Alderson said Wright would rest for three to five days. Only time will tell whether the 30-year-old star is ready to begin the regular season on April 1, the GM said on Friday.
Coleman: Don't Expect To See Johan Santana On Opening Day"Delayed somewhat" means being pushed back to the March 10-15 range, which makes it highly doubtful that Santana could get enough work in to be ready by April 1.
Scott Hairston Hits For Cycle, But Sloppy Play And Poor Pitching Doom MetsNew York lost 18-9 to the Colorado Rockies on Friday night, done in by six errors and an 11-run inning by the Rockies that overwhelmed the offensive display by Scott Hairston, who hit for the cycle.
Mets' Pelfrey To Get Second Opinion On Elbow; Ailing Bay FrustratedMike Pelfrey and Jason Bay have been placed on the DL, the latest round of bad news for a Mets team beset by injuries to key players the past few years.
Mets Place Jason Bay On 15-Day DL With Rib FractureIt has become a familiar refrain for Mets fans: Jason Bay to the disabled list.
Ruben Tejada Among 1st Mets Sent Down To MinorsInfielder Ruben Tejada is among the 11 players the Mets sent down to their minor league camp in the club's first round of cuts this spring.