Mets Notes from Spring Training: 3/13
By Danny Abriano
News and notes will be emerging throughout the day. This post will be updated as new pieces of information come in (newest at the top)…
- Here’s an in depth report from Adam Rubin, who spoke with Johan Santana about the recent public criticism and the current state of his shoulder.
- According to Jon Heyman, the Mets “appear to have interest” in recently released Tigers outfielder Brennan Boesch. Our take on why signing Boesch would be a bad idea is right here.
Sep 27, 2012; Flushing, NY,USA; New York Mets second basemanDaniel Murphy
(28) singles to center allowing a runner to score during the fifth inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Citi Field. Mandatory Credit: Anthony Gruppuso-US PREWIRE
- Daniel Murphy (strained intercostal) is scheduled to take batting practice, run the bases, and take grounders today in Port St. Lucie.
- Per the beat writers, Jordany Valdespin (who was drilled in the groin by a Justin Verlander fastball on Monday) plans to start wearing a cup. Wise choice.
- The Mets travel to Viera this afternoon to take on the Nationals at 1:05 PM. The game isn’t on local television or radio, but can be followed via MLB Gameday. Here’s the Mets’ lineup:
- Collin Cowgill, CF
- Justin Turner, 3B
- Ike Davis, 1B
- Marlon Byrd, RF
- Lucas Duda, LF
- Travis d’Arnaud, C
- Omar Quintanilla, SS
- Brian Bixler, 2B
- Matt Harvey, P
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