Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 9/16/13
The Mets have released the following statement regarding Matt Harvey: Matt Harvey saw Dr. James Andrews in Pensacola, Fla. today for a second opinion on his right elbow. Harvey is on his way back to New York. We expect to have further information tomorrow. Hope it’s good news…. Original Post Today could be decision day  for New York Mets ace Matt Harvey, who will have his right elbow tear examined by notable orthopedic surgeon Dr. James Andrews. Afterward, he will decide whether or not to proceed with Tommy John surgery that will wipe out his 2014 season, or rehab his elbow and avoid surgery altogether. It’s no secret at this point that Harvey wants to avoid surgery and remains optimistic he will be ready to pitch come Spring Training. But what factors will weigh into his final decision? It all comes down to how stable Harvey’s elbow is and the New York Times did a nice job of explaining exactly what will take place today, and how it will ultimately decide Harvey’s fate. Much, of co...
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