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MetsBlog Feb 27, 2015

What’s on Tap for Friday, Feb. 27

The Mets will continue workouts in Port St. Lucie on Friday. Matt Harvey is scheduled to face hitters for the first time since undergoing Tommy John surgery. In case you missed it… Lucas Duda, who is dealing with an …
New York Daily News Feb 27, 2015
Mets Insider: Duda’s still not close to hitting

Mets Insider: Duda’s still not close to hitting

The Mets announced Thursday that Lucas Duda will not be hitting for “at least” another week.

Duda sidelined for a week; Parnell throws

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — Lucas Duda (intercostal) will not swing for at least another week, according to manager Terry Collins, which is longer than had originally been prognosticated. Duda is dealing with a left intercostal strain and was only …
New York Post Feb 26, 2015

Lucas Duda rib setback is most predictable Mets update ever

PORT ST. LUCIE — Lucas Duda’s “few days” of avoiding swinging to begin spring training has expanded to a full week. Mets manager Terry Collins said Thursday it will be...
Newark Star-Ledger Feb 26, 2015

Mets first baseman Lucas Duda will miss more time than originally thought

Duda enters spring training with a starting position definitely his own for the first time after hitting 30 home runs last season, third most in the National League.
MetsBlog Feb 26, 2015

Duda has oblique issue, won’t swing for a week

Lucas Duda has mild left oblique pain. Update – Feb. 26: Duda will not swing for another week, Terry Collins told reporters on Thursday. He hasn’t been able to swing for a couple weeks, he said. “It should really …

Duda will be held out of swing for week

Lucas Duda #21 1BNew York Mets 2014 STATS GM153 HR30 RBI92 R74 OBP.349 AVG.253 PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Lucas Duda will be prohibited from swinging a bat for at least another week. Duda has been dealing with a strained intercostal muscle on his left side for the past couple of weeks. Originally, Collins hoped Duda would resume swinging within a few days of the beginning of full-squad workouts. Instead, more caution will prevail. "Nobody is more upset than he is," Collins said.

Duda not in swing with full squad

Lucas Duda #21 1BNew York Mets 2014 STATS GM153 HR30 RBI92 R74 OBP.349 AVG.253 PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Lucas Duda plans to go through Thursday's first full-squad workout with one exception: He will not swing a bat, the first baseman said. Duda has been dealing with an intercostal muscle strain on his left side. The issue has been present for a couple of weeks. Manager Terry Collins has said he believes Duda will resume swinging within days.
Newsday Feb 24, 2015

Lucas Duda injured after hard-working offseason

The Mets' first full squad workout of the spring isn't until Thursday. But they're already dealing with their first injury of camp.

Duda not swinging due to intercostal strain

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. –First baseman Lucas Duda will not swing for another two to three days as he is dealing with a left intercostal strain. Duda and manager Terry Collins both are not concerned that the injury will linger, …
New York Post Feb 24, 2015

Lucas Duda blames rib injury on overactive offseason

PORT ST. LUCIE — Lucas Duda will begin spring training by taking it slow. The Mets first baseman has soreness in his left rib cage area and won’t swing a...
Newark Star-Ledger Feb 24, 2015

Mets spring training injury report: Why is Lucas Duda sidelined?

The first baseman will have to take a seat for a little bit.

Lucas Duda suffers mild oblique strain

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Lucas Duda will be forbidden from swinging a bat for a couple of days after developing a mild right oblique strain, Terry Collins said. Lucas Duda #21 1BNew York Mets 2014 STATS GM153 HR30 RBI92 R74 OBP.349 AVG.253 Collins speculated that Duda probably overdid things. The manager noted that he showed up at the Mets' spring-training complex on a Sunday a month ago and found Duda in the cage swinging. Duda will continue to do fielding drills while the side-muscle mends.
MetsBlog Feb 20, 2015

David Wright’s Captain America Logo

Matthew Cerrone: These logos, by Athlete Logos, are pretty slick. His Instagram and Twitter account link to a bunch of mock designs, including several Mets, from David Wright (pictured below) to Lucas Duda to Rusty Staub and other current and …

Morning Briefing: We're back!

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. FIRST PITCH: We’re back! Pitchers and catchers don’t officially report until Thursday, but “Morning Briefing” already is reporting for duty. Actually, plenty of Mets already are working out at the team’s spring-training complex, including Matt Harvey, David Wright, Daniel Murphy, Lucas Duda, Zack Wheeler, Jacob deGrom, Jonathon Niese, Dillon Gee and Bobby Parnell. Besides Thursday, other notable dates: Saturday: First pitchers and catchers workout.

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