Murphy’s intercostal muscle improved, working out with teammates

Daniel Murphy 1 polaroidAccording to MetsBlog’s Brian Erni, Daniel Murphy is on the back fields at Tradition Field, working out with his teammates.

Murphy told Adam Rubin of ESPN New York his strained intercostal muscle has improved, although it’s not clear when he will begin playing in Grapefruit League games.

Earlier this week, Murphy was at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York and received a cortisone injected in his strained intercostal muscle.