Matt Harvey Injury: Update on New York Mets Star's Elbow and Recovery

Tim KeeneyContributor IAugust 26, 2013

The New York Mets were dealt potentially crippling news on Aug. 26, as it was revealed that their ace, Matt Harvey, had a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his elbow.

Harvey underwent successful Tommy John surgery on Oct. 22. 

Updates from Friday, May 9

Anthony DiComo of MLB.com provides an update on Harvey:

Matt Harvey increased his throwing distance from 90 to 120 feet today. He aims to pitch off a mound for the first time on June 10. #Mets

— Anthony DiComo (@AnthonyDiComo) May 9, 2014