NEW YORK — The New York Mets place recently obtained infielder Javier Baez on the 10-working day wounded record with back again spasms just before Friday night’s video game versus the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Báez was injured in the fifth inning of Sunday’s video game in Philadelphia when the Mets claimed he experienced still left hip soreness. He has not begun the very last 3 games and arrived up as a pinch-hitter on Wednesday versus Washington.
Considering that becoming a member of the Mets, the two-time All-Star is hitting .171 (6-for-35) with two homers and three RBIs in 10 online games. He has played nine online games at shortstop when Francisco Lindor recovers from a strained proper indirect.
Total, he is hitting .241 with 24 homers and 68 RBIs this yr.
To switch Báez, infielder Travis Blankenhorn was recalled from Triple-A Syracuse. Blankenhorn is 3 for 15 in 15 online games for the Mets this calendar year.