Nieuwenhuis Could Go Down When Mets Activate Chris Young Today

April 18 Chris Young Is expected to be activated prior to tonight’s game. Young hit .667 (8-12) with two home runs, seven runs scored and five RBI in his three rehabilitation games with Las Vegas (AAA) of the Pacific Coast League. He was placed on the DL on April 3 with a tight right groin. A corresponding roster move will be announced prior to the game. it will come down...
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Chris Young Completes Rehab, Will Join Mets In Arizona

Here comes the cavalry. Terry Collins said that he expects Chris Young to rejoin the Mets on Wednesday in Arizona and accompany the team back to New York, according to a report on ESPN New York. Young is eligible to be activated from the disabled list on Friday, when the Mets open a weekend series at Citi Field against the Atlanta Braves. Chris Young started in left field for Triple...
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Time is running out for Eric Young, Jr.

Eric Young, Jr. has been auditioning for a starting outfielder position since the 2014 season began. He was given this opportunity for two reasons; Terry Collins likes to have speed at the top of the order, and Chris Young was hurt. Young just started a rehab assignment in Las Vegas, where he promptly hit two home runs and drove in five on his way to a 5-5 night on Sunday, then added...
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Chris Young Is Now Needed Sooner Rather Than Later

With the Mets in need of help in the outfield, now with Curtis Granderson banged up with contusions to the left rib cage, forearm and knee and Juan Lagares most likely headed to the DL with a “pulled” right hamstring, Chris Young is waiting in the minors to get his call.  But unfortunately, the Mets can not make that call until Friday the earliest, because that is when CY will...
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Backed By Two Chris Young Homers, Montero Stellar Again

Rafael Montero rebounded from a not so typical start last week, and delivered a dazzling 6.1 inning performance on Sunday afternoon as the Las Vegas 51s beat the Fresno Grizzlies 10-4 at Chukchansi Park. Staked to a 1-0 lead courtesy of a first inning home run off the bat of rehabbing outfielder Chris Young, the 23-year old righthander went straight to business and fired off five...
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New York Mets: what to do when Chris Young returns

The New York Mets made it a point to address their outfield this offseason. However, it has left them with a somewhat unique problem. They will be left with four outfielders to fill three spots. Chris Young played only an inning before hitting the disabled list but is about to begin his rehab assignment with Triple-AAA Las Vegas. The Mets have been playing an outfield of Eric Young...
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Mets' Chris Young (quad) played 5 innings in rehab game

New York Mets outfielder Chris Young, who was placed on the DL with a quad strain on April 3, played five innings in an extended spring training game in Florida on Thursday, reports Adam Rubin of Young's next step is a Triple-A assignment in Las Vegas, with a targeted return of April 18 when the Mets open a homestand against the Atlanta Braves. Young, 30, was...
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Mets outfielder Chris Young placed on 15-day DL

The New York Mets lost to the Washington Nationals on Wednesday by the score of 5-1. The Mets were only able to get three hits off Nationals starter Gio Gonzalez.  Bartolo Colon allowed three runs and nine hits in six innings to get the loss.  The Mets are 0-2 on the season and finish their three game series with the Nationals this afternoon.  On top of the loss came bad news...
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Mets' Chris Young may face disabled list after tight quad acts up

Chris Young made his Met debut Wednesday, but it lasted only one inning because his tight right quad acted up again. Young came out of the game after feeling a twinge while pursuing a foul ball toward the left-field line. He may be facing a trip to the disabled list. “I don’t know. I hope not,” Young said. “I just don’t know at this point. Come in tomorrow and try to get...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets' Chris Young leaves game with quadriceps injury

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN, Mets’ outfielder Chris Young left Wednesday’s game due to a quadriceps injury.Andrew Brown will apparently replace Chris Young (quadriceps).— Adam Rubin (@AdamRubinESPN) April 2, 2014As our very own NatsLady of SportsInjuryAlert stated yesterday, Young was expected back in the lineup today after suffering his first quadriceps injury in Montreal...
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