Hefner expects to be ready for start of regular season

Jeremy Hefner 2 polaroidJeremy Hefner left Tuesday’s game in the fourth inning after a comebacker hit him in the arm.


3:00 pm: Hefner did not work out today, but said he hopes resume throwing by Friday, which should have him ready for the start of the regular season (Carig, Newsday).


March 26: X-rays on Hefner’s elbow were negative, and he is listed as day-to-day with a contusion.

March 26: “Thanks everyone for the encouragement!” Hefner wrote on Twitter. “Mets fans are the best. Should be good in a couple days! #useyourglovenotyourelbow”