Mets president of baseball operations David Stearns said Wednesday that Jeff McNeil had an encouraging recent checkup on his left elbow, Abbey Mastracco of the New York Daily News reports.
Manager Buck Showalter announced Thursday that Jeff McNeil (elbow) has been diagnosed with a partial UCL tear, Tim Healey of Newsday reports.
The Mets placed Jeff McNeil on the 10-day injured list Thursday with a left elbow sprain.
Jeff McNeil is out of the lineup Thursday against the Marlins.
Jeff McNeil isn't in the Mets' lineup for the second game of Wednesday's doubleheader against Miami, Anthony DiComo of MLB.comreports.
Jeff McNeil went 3-for-4 with a double, a triple, an RBI, two runs scored and a steal in Thursday's 5-4 loss to the Phillies.
Jeff McNeil went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run in Thursday's win over the Diamondbacks.
Jeff McNeil went 3-for-4 with a solo home run in Monday's loss against the Diamondbacks.
Jeff McNeil went 1-for-4 with a run scored and a stolen base in Saturday's 8-4 loss to the Twins.