Eric Young OF NYM 7 Days

Young started in left field Wednesday against the A's and went 1-for-4 at the plate.

Young got the nod with Kirk Nieuwenhuis scratched due to his neck injury. Young has seen just 25 at-bats over the last month, as he has been passed by several others to see playing time in the outfield.

Eric Young OF NYM 2 Months

The Mets will hit Jacob deGrom eighth and Eric Young, Jr. ninth Monday against the Cardinals.

Meanwhile, Curtis Granderson will get his second straight start out of the leadoff spot. The Mets are desperate for offense right now, so they are willing to experiment. This is the first time in team history that they have batted the pitcher eighth.

Eric Young OF NYM 2 Months

Mets activated OF/INF Eric Young, Jr. from the 15-day disabled list.

Andrew Brown was optioned to Triple-A Las Vegas in a corresponding roster move. Young, out since May 25 with a right hamstring strain, was hitting .220/.315/.305 with a home run, seven RBI and 17 stolen bases before hitting the DL. He should play quite a bit with Chris Young struggling, so he's worth a pickup for fantasy owners who need speed.

Eric Young OF NYM 2 Months

Mets manager Terry Collins indicated Sunday that Eric Young Jr. (hamstring) will be activated from the disabled list on Monday.

Young has been on the shelf since straining his right hamstring on May 25. Before hitting the disabled list, Young was hitting .220/.315/.305 with a homer, seven RBI and 17 stolen bases.

Eric Young OF NYM 3 Months

Eric Young Jr. (hamstring) is expected to be activated from the disabled list on Monday.

Young has been out with a right hamstring strain since May 25. With Juan Lagares out, he should see ample playing time in the outfield.

Eric Young OF NYM 3 Months

Eric Young Jr. (hamstring) is scheduled to begin a rehab assignment Thursday with High-A St. Lucie.

He is already eligible to return from the 15-day disabled list and should be activated by early next week. Young has been out since May 26 with a right hamstring strain. He had 17 steals in 18 attempts before the injury.

Eric Young OF NYM 3 Months

Eric Young Jr. (hamstring) has been forced to back off his rehab program after feeling renewed tightness in his strained right hamstring on Friday.

Young, who has been running at the team's spring training complex, won't be ready to come off the disabled list when first eligible on Tuesday. Matt den Dekker will continue to handle the bulk of the work in center field while Young and Juan Lagares are sidelined.

Eric Young OF NYM 3 Months

Eric Young Jr. (hamstring) ran outdoors Tuesday for the first time since landing on the disabled list.

The workout went well, and Young remains on track to return from the 15-day disabled list when first eligible next Tuesday. He has 17 stolen bases this season.

Eric Young OF NYM 3 Months

Eric Young Jr. is going to run outdoors on Tuesday for the first time since being placed on the DL on May 25.

Young's been sidelined with a right hamstring injury since May 25, but obviously it's a good sign that he's testing the leg already. He's not eligible to come off the DL until next Tuesday's series against the Brewers. Young has seventeen steals (on 18 attempts) this season.

Eric Young OF NYM 3 Months

Mets placed OF Eric Young Jr. on the 15-day disabled list with a left hamstring strain.

The hope is that Young will be ready for activation as soon as he's eligible. The 29-year-old outfielder is batting just .220/.315/.305 in 42 games this season for New York but he's managed 17 stolen bases in 18 attempts.