Mets | Injury updates
Thu, 07 Mar 2013 14:27:49 -0800
New York Mets 2B Daniel Murphy (intercostal) is close to returning to games and should face live pitching Friday, March 8. OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis (knee) ran on an underwater treadmill Thursday, March 7. "His flexibility is getting better," manager Terry Collins said of Nieuwenhuis. "The swelling is gone down."