Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 7/10/12

New York Mets' pitcher Dillon Gee was taken to the hospital in New York after experiencing numbness in his fingers and was scheduled to undergo several tests, including an angiogram, according to ESPNNewYork.com.

Manager Terry Collins told the site doctors weren't sure what was causing the numbness, but a player in the organization told ESPN Gee had a blood-related issue in his shoulder.

Gee, 26, is 6-7 with a 4.10 ERA this season and 21-15 in his career. He was schedule to pitch Saturday at Atlanta, the Mets' second game out of the All-Star break, but that outing is in doubt.

Left-hander Johan Santana (ankle) was sore after his last start but the pitcher and the Mets both said he wouldn't miss a turn in the rotation. He's the probable starter for Friday's series opener at Turner Field provided a long-toss session Tuesday or Wednesday goes well.

Santana left his start Friday in the fifth inning with a slight ankle sprain.

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