ESPN New York "When Juan Lagares was shut down after a Sept. 16 game last season, the New York Mets described the center fielder's right elbow injury as a sprain, which technically is a stretch or tear of a ligament. Team officials made it clear at the time that Lagares would not require surgery. The topic..." June 18
5/13 @Mets lineup vs Cubs Granderson RF Murphy 3B Cuddyer LF Duda 1B Flores SS Plawecki C Nieuwenhuis CF Herrera 2B Harvey P
Hardball Talk "ESPN.com’s Jim Bowden reports that the Mets have signed OF Juan Lagares to a four-year contract extension. Andy Martino of the Daily News says it’s not a done deal yet, but is in its final stages. Bowden says the deal is going to exceed $20 million and will include a club option." April 01
ESPN "Juan Lagares did not travel with the Mets to Turner Field for the series with the Atlanta Braves. He is not due to rejoin the club for the next stop in D.C., either. So Lagares may be done for the season with a sprained right elbow. " September 19
New York Post "Juan Lagares’ season hasn’t been pronounced over, but time could expire on 2014 before his ailing elbow improves. The Mets center fielder departed Tuesday’s game after feeling discomfort on a throw and said he’s unsure of what is next. An MRI exam on Wednesday revealed he has a right elbow..." September 18
Juan Lagares says he has elbow sprain. Unsure of return date. Needs to consult with team.
Juan Lagares has a right rib-cage spasm. Chris Young in lineup instead. #mets
Newark Star-Ledger "The ball laid on the top shelf of Juan Lagares’ new locker at Citi Field. A yellow piece of paper taped on read, in red marker, “First ML Hit 4/23/13.” The whirlwind day for Lagares began when he boarded a red-eye flight from Colorado Springs and landed in New York at 9 a.m. join the Mets after..." April 24