"It's one of those days where I'm optimistic toward [not] having surgery on something that's not bothering me anymore," Harvey said. "I'm still very optimistic about everything. "My arm feels great, and I'm still optimistic about everything. Harvey recently spoke with Philadelphia Phillies right-hander Roy Halladay, who decided several years ago to bypass surgery although it is not clear Halladay's injury was identical. "I don't think Matt or the organization wants him to lose any more time than he has to, so we have to be very careful on what Dr. Andrews and Dr. [David] Altchek say," Mets chief operating officer Jeff Wilpon said.