The New York Mets today announced the club has selected the contract of infielder Danny Muno from Las Vegas (AAA) of the Pacific Coast League and optioned righthanded pitcher Rafael Montero to Las Vegas.
The New York Mets today announced that third baseman David Wright will be placed on the 15-Day Disabled List with a mild strain of the right hamstring. He underwent an MRI this morning at the Hospital for Special Surgery and also received a cortisone shot. Wright will rest for two days and resume baseball activities as tolerated.
"We were disappointed when informed of Jenrry's suspension for violating Major League Baseball's Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program. We fully support MLB's policy toward eliminating performance enhancing substances from the sport. As per the Joint Drug Program, we will have no further comment on this suspension."
In anticipation of a standing room only crowd and enhanced security procedures, the Mets encourage fans to take mass transit and arrive early for their 2015 home opener against the Philadelphia Phillies this Monday, April 13 at Citi Field.
The New York Mets today announced that RHP Jenrry Mejia underwent X-ray and MRI tests this morning at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York and was diagnosed with posterior elbow inflammation. He received a cortisone injection and will not be available to pitch competitively for at least 10 days.