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The Mets promoted Bobby Abreu prior to Monday’s game against St. Louis. To make room for Abreu on the roster, Andrew Brown was optioned to Triple-A Las Vegas.

Juan Lagares, who was placed on the 15-day disabled list last Tuesday with a pulled right hamstring, tweeted Monday that he was feeling ‘much better.’ Lagares is eligible to return from the disabled list on April 30.

The Mets have yet to decide whether to make an offer to free-agent reliever Joel Hanrahan. Representatives from the club watched Hanrahan pitch during a showcase last Thursday.

Both Jeremy Hefner and Matt Harvey, who are working their way back from Tommy John surgery, are currently tossing a baseball at 90 feet >> Read more at MetsBlog