March 5th, 2015

MetsPlus InjuryPlus

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Wilmer Flores, is ok after hurting his hand in the Grapefruit League opener yesterday. Medical staff say he should be ready to play soon.

Lucas Duda, resumed light hitting this week. According to insiders, Duda hit off a tee, and did some light field work.

Matt Harvey, will pitch in the Tradition Field opener versus David Price and the Tigers. Harvey says he is feeling 100%, and he threw two live bullpen sessions last weekend.

David Wright , says his shoulder is fine, and won't impact him on the field this Spring.

Zack Wheeler in Opening Day consideration

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Zack Wheeler is in the running for the Opening Day nod. With him are Bartolo Colon, Jacob deGrom and probably Matt Harvey. I would like to see the NL ROY get the start, but I feel like Harvey is going to get it, just because he wants it more than anyone else. Harvey vs Scherzer would be better than Wheeler vs Scherzer, but, then again, we have all of Spring Training before we can even get a list of candidates, so let’s take a step back……