This is the August 26, 2013 news archive. View today's Mets rumors and news.
Philadelphia's Cliff Lee outpitched Zack Wheeler after the Mets learned All-Star starter Matt Harvey has a partially torn ligament in his right elbow, Cody Asche had a two-run triple, and the Phillies beat New York 2-1 Monday night.Share Tweet
Source: Mets' Hefner will get Tommy JohnESPN.com Aug 26, 2013New York Mets starter Jeremy Hefner will undergo Tommy John surgery after a second opinion on his partially torn MCL in his pitching arm confirmed surgery was needed, a source told ESPNNewYork.com.Share TweetThis one hurts. It hurts Matt Harvey, quite obviously, and it undoubtedly hurts the Mets, who have so much of their future riding on that electric right arm. But Harvey's shutdown with a partial tear of a right elbow ligament -- an injury that could lea…Share Tweet
Parnell wary of undergoing neck surgeryMLB.com Aug 26, 2013Much like Matt Harvey, who is currently deciding whether to undergo Tommy John surgery on his right elbow, Mets closer Bobby Parnell remains in medical limbo.Share Tweet