Cespedes last played on Sunday in which he actually went 2-4 with a solo home run.
They didn't need him in a 12-2 win over the Toronto Blue Jays, but there was a unsafe notion that the team was going to let Cespedes try and play through the injury, something he has done before with disastrous results.
The Mets placed Cespedes on the 10-day disabled list Wednesday with a strained right hip flexor, retroactive to Monday.
Cespedes played through the injury for more than a week before getting an MRI on Tuesday morning, which revealed the strain.
Manager Mickey Callaway said he would only use Cespedes as a pinch hitter on Tuesday if the game was on the line.
"He was improving while he was playing, and that kind of stopped", Callaway said. "So let's take a different route". In 2016, he dealt with a quad injury, and last season he was limited to 81 games with hamstring injuries. For the season, the 32-year old is hitting.255/.316/.474 with eight home runs and 28 RBI. He'll aim to return when first eligible next Thursday.
Callaway said Cespedes has done "everything we asked of him" to keep his legs healthy. "It's just wear and tear on the body through the major league season that everybody goes through". In a corresponding move, Phillip Evans was recalled from Triple-A Las Vegas to provide some extra depth in the outfield.
I remember being in NY, and I love New York, I love New York, but I remember feeling like: 'I can't be here'. "It's one of them things, I guess (sic)". "I went and saw Shawn Mendes recently when I was at an awards show.
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For me personally, moving into midfield as I did and playing so many times alongside Michael, he just made it so easy for me. This was the final chance to cut the cloth clean. "I was expecting to come off after 60 minutes", he said.
In the Central government's cleanliness survey , Indore today emerged as the cleanest city, followed by Bhopal and Chandigarh . I congratulate & thank all residents, it is due to their efforts. "We will continue efforts to maintain it", Chouhan told ANI.
Israel on Thursday unleashed a heavy bombardment against what it said were Iranian military installations in Syria on Thursday. If Iran chooses to retaliate it is likely to be indirect and asymmetrical through proxies, and not necessarily from Syria .
Murphy James, from the Windsor Homeless Project , said the police had been "very supportive" in the build up to the ceremony. They were told the bags, which were filled with bedding, books and magazines, will be kept in storage until Monday.
The pinnacle promotion will finally head to Russian Federation later this year for UFC Fight Night Moscow . MMA Fighting reports that UFC has officially announced a UFC Fight Night event for Moscow on September 15.
The State of Maryland appealed the court's ruling, but the Court of Special Appeals also ruled in favor of a retrial in 2018. As for the soundtrack, it will be helmed by the busybody scoring duo of Nick Cave and Warren Ellis .
RCMP said officers briefly detained the woman, who is known to police in the area, and issued a date for her to appear in court. After a bit of time, the woman reaches for a pile of napkins, backs away from the counter and proceeds to drop her trousers .
The Crew 2 closed beta set for May 31 to June 4
The open-world and racing were praised on release, but the always online requirements were a source of frustration for players. This opportunity will come by way of a closed beta for The Crew 2 and will be available on Xbox One, PS4, and PC.
Ryan Reynolds Won't Let His Daughters Become Child Stars
After all, Deadpool's first appearance was in X-Men Origins: Wolverine, where he looked different from the character we know now. But when the movie asks you to take Deadpool's relationship with Vanessa seriously, it doesn't fit with viewer expectations.
Pink's response to an ageist troll should be in a museum
Those who are familiar with the singer know she is never one to hold her tongue, especially when it comes to shutting down haters. Pink , who is no stranger to the concept of trolls or sticking up for herself, shot down that nonsense as soon as she saw it.
Tiger Woods to play Memorial ahead of US Open
Woods has won the Columbus tournament five times in his career, his most recent victory in 2012. Get daily prep sports headlines from the Gwinnett Daily Post staff delivered to your email.
Kenyan leader signs cybercrimes bill into law
President Uhuru Kenyatta, DP William Ruto, Aden Duale and others at State House on May, 16, 2018. The Bills were presented to the President for signing by National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi.
Mike Budenholzer to be named new head coach of Milwaukee Bucks
During Budenholzer's tenure, the Hawks made the playoffs four times, including a trip to the Eastern Conference Finals in 2015. Milwaukee will need to upgrade their front-court this offseason, but there is plenty of talent for Budenholzer to work with.
Brokers Opinions on: JC Penney Company, Inc. (JCP)
In order to know the value of a stock, there is need to compare its current price to its likely trading price in the future. Now the stock price is moving -45.97% off from the highest level of twelve months and +29.36% above from twelve months low.
Romaine-linked E. coli outbreak reaches Nebraska
However, the CDC said consumers should still avoid eating it unless they can confirm it's not from the Yuma growing region. The CDC said 20 people had developed a severe effect of E. coli infection called hemolytic uremic syndrome.