Jose Reyes Injury: Updates on Mets 3B's Intercostal and Return

Timothy Rapp@@TRappaRTFeatured Columnist

MIAMI, FL - JULY 22: Jose Reyes #7 of the New York Mets sits in the dugout before the start of the game between the Miami Marlins and the New York Mets at Marlins Park on July 22, 2016 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Eric Espada/Getty Images)
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The New York Mets held infielder Jose Reyes out of the second game in July 26's doubleheader against the St. Louis Cardinals after he went to the hospital for a Grade 1 intercostal strain on his left side, and he hasn't played since.

On July 30, he was placed on the disabled list. However, he's ready for a return. 

Continue for updates.

Reyes Activated from DL

Saturday, Aug. 13

The Mets announced Logan Verrett was optioned to Triple-A Las Vegas to make room for Reyes. 

Reyes Comments on Recovery Timeline

Wednesday, July 27

"We're going to take it day by day and see what happens," Reyes said, per Anthony DiComo of MLB.com.

Reyes Looking to Provide Mets with Offensive Boost

Reyes, 33, is hitting .239 with three home runs, eight RBI and three stolen bases in 16 games with the Mets since being called up from the minors on July 5. The team signed him on June 25 shortly after the Colorado Rockies released him the same day. He served a 52-game suspension to start the season after he was arrested in October for allegedly assaulting his wife.


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