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Morning Briefing: Day 2 of full-squad workouts on tap for Mets

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- A day after their first full-squad workout, the New York Mets again hit the back fields in Port St. Lucie at 10 a.m. ET Saturday.

Zack Wheeler is scheduled to throw off the slope of a mound for the first time since undergoing Tommy John surgery last March 25 -- albeit for only 10 or 15 pitches.

Before the workout, Mets players also will sit through a domestic-violence-training seminar. That topic has been in the news of late considering recent alleged instances involving ex-Met Jose Reyes as well as Aroldis Chapman and Yasiel Puig.

Meanwhile, Yoenis Cespedes is due to drive to work in his sixth and supposedly final tricked-out vehicle. ESPN offers some suggestions for Cespedes’ next purchase.

On Sunday, soon-to-be-inducted Hall of Famer Mike Piazza is due to report to Mets camp as a guest instructor.

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