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Mets Injury Update: Jeremy Hefner undergoes second Tommy John surgery

New York Mets starting pitcher Jeremy Hefner underwent his second Tommy Johnsurgery in 14 months on Thursday morning, reports Adam Rubin of ESPN New York: #176040883 / Hefner underwent his first procedure in late August of 2013. He re-injured a ligament in his right elbow and suffered a stress fracture in his ulna bone during a rehab assignment with High...
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October 09, 2014  |  Discuss

How 2014 has affected the Mets’ 2015 starting rotation

In 2015, the Mets expect to have Matt Harvey and Jeremy Hefner back in the starting rotation. They also expect to call up Noah Syndergaard from Triple-A Las Vegas and place him on the Major League roster. This leaves them with the dilemma of having more than enough pitchers to try and fit in a five-man starting rotation: Harvey, Hefner, Rafael Montero, Syndergaard, Zack Wheeler...
October 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Hefner Facing More Surgery, Tests Reveal Stress Fracture and UCL Tear

Terrible news for Jeremy Hefner as Mets assistant GM John Ricco announced that he has been diagnosed with a stress fracture in his forearm and another UCL tear in his right elbow. It now appears that Hefner is facing a second Tommy John surgery, but nothing official yet. Sad news for Heff… (Joe D.) August 8 Jeremy Hefner has been placed on the 7-day disabled list by the St. Lucie...
Via Mets Merized Online
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Jeremy Hefner Back On DL With Forearm Strain

Jeremy Hefner has been placed on the 7-day disabled list by the St. Lucie Mets with a right forearm strain. Hefner was with the single-a affiliate rehabbing from Tommy John surgery which he underwent last August. During his three starts he has no decisions and a 9.00 ERA in just 8 innings pitched. Of little concern is the way Hefner has been pitching but another injury to his right...
Via Mets Merized Online
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Hefner Returns To Mound And Tosses Perfect Inning With GCL Mets

Adam Rubin of ESPN NY reports that Jeremy Hefner tossed a 1-2-3 inning for the Gulf Coast League Mets this morning in Port St. Lucie, Fla. It marked his first time pitching in a game since undergoing... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

The forgotten man: Jeremy Hefner

Jeremy Hefner is doing well in his Tommy John rehab…if anybody cares.  Not to be rude, but it seems that nobody really cares about Hefner and his Tommy John surgery.  When Matt Harvey had the same surgery, all eyes were on him (and they still are).  But Hefner has seems to have completely fallen under the radar when talking about injured Mets pitchers.  Why is this so?  It...
July 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Hefner To Take Next Step In Recovery

Mets pitcher Jeremy Hefner appears ready to take the next step in his road back from Tommy John surgery. According to ESPN‘s Adam Rubin, Hefner will soon throw 15 pitches from the mound in Port St. Lucie. This will mark the first time he’s throwing from the mound since having surgery on August 28th. The 28-year old right-hander posted a 4.34 ERA in 130.2 innings in 2013 for the...
Via Mets Merized Online
June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Jeremy Hefner Throws For First Time Since Tommy John Surgery

Jeremy Hefner threw today for the first time since undergoing Tommy John Surgery in late August at the Mets Spring Training Complex in Port St. Lucie. Hefner, who announced via Twitter that he was cleared to play yesterday, made 20 tosses at 60 feet today and said he felt “great”, said Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. I threw a baseball 173 days post-surgery.A lot of fun feeling...
Via Mets Merized Online
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

A sincere thank you to Jeremy Hefner and Justin Turner

Monday started off great; Jordany Valdespin was non-tendered and it later came out that Sandy Alderson had met with Curtis Granderson. Then it took a dark turn as Justin Turner and Jeremy Hefner were non-tendered by the Mets. Turner has had his ups and down while playing in New York, but the Mets fans deserve to see him play again and Turner himself deserves to return to New...
December 03, 2013  |  Discuss

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