Hefner to DL, not minors

Jeremy Hefner

Jeremy Hefner

#53 SP
New York Mets

2013 STATS

  • GM24
  • W4

  • L8

  • BB37

  • K99

  • ERA4.34

LOS ANGELES -- Jeremy Hefner has been placed on the major league DL and his demotion to the minors has been rescinded.

Hefner was diagnosed with a partial tear of the MCL in his right elbow. The Mets described it as a chronic condition that worsened. He will not require surgery and should be back with the major league club this season.

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