– Mets third baseman, David Wright, has been cleared to resume baseball activities according David Lennon of Newsday (via Drew Silva of NBCSports.com). He had his back checked today by a back specialist.
– The Philadelphia Phillies have placed right handed pitcher Jose Contreras on the 15-day Disabled List with elbow soreness according to James Salisbury of CSNPhilly.com. Contreras was sidelined for a month earlier this season with a forearm strain.
– Jed Lowrie won’t need surgery to repair his injured left shoulder reports Sean McAdam and Danny Picard of CSNNewEngland.com. It appears that rest and a strengthening program are the best route to a return for the short stop.
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