Wed, 27 Aug 2014 15:36:52 -0700
New York Mets 3B David Wright (neck) could return to the starting lineup Thursday, Aug. 28, according to manager Terry Collins. Wright hasn't played since Sunday, Aug. 24, when he left the game early due to neck spasms. He has improved to the point where he took batting practice indoors Wednesday, Aug. 27, and on the field. With both Wright and 2B Daniel Murphy (calf) out of the lineup Wednesday, C Travis d'Arnaud was in the cleanup spot for the first time in his career.
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:42:38 -0700
New York Mets 2B Daniel Murphy (calf) is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, Aug. 27.
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:52:22 -0700
New York Mets 2B Daniel Murphy (calf) is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Aug. 26. Murphy left in the ninth inning Sunday, Aug. 24, when his right calf was tighter than usual. Murphy expects to be examined by a doctor Tuesday, and hopes to have a better idea of the severity of the injury afterward.
Sun, 24 Aug 2014 03:02:20 -0700
New York Mets 2B Daniel Murphy will likely be shopped in the offseason. The team has 2B Wilmer Flores waiting in the wings and 2B Dilson Herrera could also take over at some point.
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 22:25:25 -0700
Updating a previous report, New York Mets 1B/2B Daniel Murphy has just three hits over his past 24 at-bats (.125), so manager Terry Collins gave him a day off with a tough left-hander on the hill Tuesday, Aug. 19, against the Oakland Athletics. "Murph needs a blow," Collins said. "Dan and I talked about that a couple days ago. He wasn't looking forward to it, but he knows he needs it."
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:49:49 -0700
New York Mets 2B Daniel Murphy is not in the starting lineup Tuesday, Aug. 19, against the Oakland Athletics.
Fantasy Tip: Murphy is getting a night off, so remove him from your daily lineups. Expect him to return tomorrow.
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:54:57 -0700
The Washington Nationals have contacted the New York Mets about the availability of 2B Daniel Murphy, but the two teams have not made much progress at this point.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 21:34:10 -0700
New York Mets 2B Daniel Murphy might be a trade target of the Washington Nationals. The club has held internal discussions about Murphy and Cleveland Indians 2B Asdrubal Cabrera, but no deal is imminent, sources said Wednesday, July 30.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:51:25 -0700
New York Mets 2B Daniel Murphy is unlikely to be traded, as the Mets don't seem inclined to deal him at this year's deadline.
Fri, 18 Jul 2014 10:14:06 -0700
New York Mets 2B Daniel Murphy has not had any contract extension talks with the team. Murphy is interested in being part of the team moving forward. "I want to be a part of it," said Murphy, 29. "I want to be here for the turn. I hope the turn is this year. I still think there's a lot of baseball left. I think 2014, we have a chance to play meaningful games in September and I want to be a part of that going forward, not only this year but in the future."