Tags: Alderson, Sandy

Mets’ Latest Injury Update: They’ll Be Talking About Injuries Less

Alderson thinks injuries to players are often hard to gauge. Cespedes, for example, has been out since April 28 with a left hamstring strain. He was expected to begin a running program last week at the team’s spring training facility in Florida and, barring setbacks, return this week. Cespedes has indeed begun running, but he…

Mets Seek to Gain Control of a Season in Danger of Slipping Away

Friday’s scheduled starter, Jacob deGrom, has generally performed the best in a rotation troubled by injuries to Noah Syndergaard, Steven Matz and Seth Lugo and subpar results from Matt Harvey and Robert Gsellman. But even deGrom, the National League rookie of the year in 2014 and an All-Star in 2015, had not matched his lofty…