• Thu 63°F / 41°F

Bay, Pelfrey Placed on the Disabled List

Major League Baseball(NEW YORK) -- The New York Mets have placed left fielder Jason Bay and pitcher Mike Pelfrey on the disabled list.

Bay has a non-displaced fracture of a rib on his left side. He suffered the injury Monday, during the second game of a doubleheader with the San Francisco Giants while attempting to make a diving catch.

Pelfrey has right shoulder inflammation, but Mets' general manager Sandy Alderson says there could be ligament damage. If that is the case, there is a chance Pelfrey will need Tommy John surgery.

Bay is hitting .240 with three home runs and five RBI. In three starts, Pelfrey has zero decisions and has compiled a 2.29 ERA along with 13 strikeouts in 19.2 innings pitched.

Copyright 2012 ABC News Radio

Advertise With Us

Would you like to advertise on East Idaho News? Fill out this form to contact a representative.
  • Full and Last
  • The name of your company, business or brand.