New York Mets co-ace Noah Syndergaard was supposed to be back on the mound already.
Syndergaard was originally placed on the 10-day disabled list back on May 29, and looked
Noah Syndergaard’s second opinion confirmed the first opinion: strained ligament in his right index finger.— Tim Healey (@timbhealey) June 13, 2018
Syndergaard will rest until he is symptom-free, then start a throwing program. Like Cespedes, no real timeline for a return.
Syndergaard is dealing with a strained ligament in his right index finger, as the second opinion he received delivered the same exact diagnosis as the first.
Unfortunately for Syndergaard and the Mets, there's no real timeline for a return at the moment. Syndergaard will need to rest until he is free of symptoms, and only then will he be able to commence with a throwing program.
NEW: Noah Syndergaard’s Strained Finger Now Confirmed https://t.co/0gJ09IyOUa— RotoBaller MLB (@RotoBallerMLB) June 13, 2018
This is debilitating blow to the Mets. They just keep getting pummeled with injury after injury, as Syndergaard will be keeping Yoenis Cespedes, Jeurys Familia, AJ Ramos, and other key roster pieces company on the disabled list.
When viewed in combination with the plethora of injuries that Mets players have already dealt with this season, it