Ike Davis Was Injured Last Season?

Mets’ 1B Ike Davis Had An Oblique Injury That, Apparently, Nobody Knew About


There’s a story in the New York Post today in which Ike Davis is quoted as saying that last season, just around the time he was sent down to Triple-A Las Vegas, he was suffering from an oblique injury that he felt required a stint on the DL.

When he found out he was being demoted, however, he kept the injury to himself because he didn’t want it to appear as though he was trying to avoid the demotion due to an invented or over-sold injury.

Although, acccording to Adam Rubin, who covers the Mets for ESPN, Ike Davis is angry at the story this morning, not wanting anyone to think he was making excuses about his performance last season:


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Source: Craig Calcaterra (NBC Sports Hardball Talk)