Juan Lagares is expected to open the season in a timeshare in center field with Brandon Nimmo, likely occupying the short side of a platoon, Matt Ehalt of The Bergen Record reports.
Juan Lagares (hamstring) started in center field and went 0-for-1 Friday against the Nationals.
Juan Lagares (hamstring) will return to the field for Friday's split-squad contest, Kristie Ackert of the New York Daily News reports.
The Mets announced Sunday that Juan Lagares is dealing with a left hamstring strain, Matt Ehalt of The Bergen Record reports.
Juan Lagares is battling a "tight" left leg but is expected to participate in an individual workout Saturday, Mike Puma of The New York Post reports.
Juan Lagares will be leading off frequently in spring training in order to get extra at bats to work on his newly revamped swing, Anthony DiComo of MLB.com reports.
Mets manager Mickey Callaway and team brass are leaning toward using Juan Lagares as their primary center fielder while Michael Conforto (shoulder) is sidelined for at least the first month of the season, Mike Puma of the New York Post reports.