News: In case you missed it…

The Mets split a pair of split-squad games Sunday to the Cardinals and Nationals and won against the Marlins on Saturday >> Read more on MetsBlog.

Kyle Farnsworth opted out of his contract after being told he would not make the Opening Day roster. Sandy Alderson told reporters Sunday that he’s interested in re-signing him if Farnsworth is unable to find a better opportunity >> Read more on MetsBlog.

Jon Niese is scheduled to throw a bullpen session Monday, one week after getting a cortisone shot in his left elbow. He is expected to begin the year on the disabled list, but make his first start April 6 against the Reds >> Read more in the Daily News.

Ike Davis left Sunday’s split-squad game against the Braves after four innings experiencing fatigue but uninjured >> Read more at ESPN.