OK so here is the latest breakdown on injured Mets.
Tim Byrdak – Had knee stitches removed yesterday from the surgery to repair torn meniscus cartilage in his left knee and plans to start tossing the ball 100 feet today.
Pedro Beato – Threw a 25 pitch bullpen session yesterday since being shut down due to shoulder inflammation.
D.J. Carrasco – Will throw a bullpen session today to test his injured right ankle and if it goes well Dan Warthen hopes to have him pitch in a minor league game this Sunday.
David Wright – Faced live pitching for the 1st time today since his strained abdominal muscle. Terry Collins is hoping to have Wright in a lineup early next week.
Scott Hairston – Took 40 dry swings of the bat yesterday and plans to hit off a tee and with balls flipped to him in a cage today. Hairston who is recovering from a strained left oblique says he is hopeful his continued progress will allow him to be ready for Opening Day.
Andres Torres – Reported yesterday that his strained left calf is improving and hopes to be back in a few more days.