Sat, 08 Mar 2014 21:30:58 -0800
New York Mets manager Terry Collins indicated Saturday, March 8, that OF Lucas Duda (hamstring) will be unlikely to play in the team's Grapefruit League spring game Sunday, March 9, against the Atlanta Braves. Duda last appeared in a game Monday, March 3.
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 12:48:53 -0800
New York Mets OF Lucas Duda (hamstring) is still behind his teammates while dealing with left hamstring tightness. Duda sat out of the intrasquad game Thursday, March 6.
Mon, 03 Mar 2014 13:33:19 -0800
New York Mets OF Lucas Duda (leg) left with leg stiffness Monday, March 3.
Wed, 12 Feb 2014 13:58:08 -0800
New York Mets OF Lucas Duda feels faster after taking part in a team conditioning camp this offseason, and he said he's lost five or 10 pounds to weigh in at around 255 pounds. "I changed the diet up a little bit," Duda said. "Hopefully it will keep me healthy through the season." Duda's increased agility could have an effect on the competition at first base with 1B Ike Davis this spring. If Davis isn't traded, Duda is likely to be a bench player or part-time outfielder or in the minors.
Tue, 11 Feb 2014 14:28:43 -0800
New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson said it's "likely" that one of either 1B Ike Davis or OF Lucas Duda is in the minors to start the year if both remain a part of the team in 2014.
Thu, 30 Jan 2014 16:45:46 -0800
New York Mets manager Terry Collins said OF Lucas Duda could be in a "platoon" in the outfield in 2014. OF Chris B. Young is likely to have an everyday role, so if Duda is playing regularly, it would likely mean OF Juan Lagares will be a non-starter.
Wed, 22 Jan 2014 12:05:49 -0800
The New York Mets avoided arbitration with OF Lucas Duda Wednesday, Jan. 22, by agreeing to a one-year, $1.6375 million deal. Duda was asking for $1.9 million.
Mon, 20 Jan 2014 16:07:35 -0800
The New York Mets will continue contract talks with OF Lucas Duda even though the two sides have exchanged figures in advance of an arbitration hearing in February. Duda requested $1.9 million and the Mets countered with $1.35 million.
Mon, 20 Jan 2014 15:16:52 -0800
New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson said OF Lucas Duda will continue to see work in the outfield as long as 1B Ike Davis is in camp this spring. Duda has a minor league option remaining, too.
Fri, 17 Jan 2014 15:57:54 -0800
New York Mets OF Lucas Duda is asking for $1.9 million in arbitration, while the Mets are countering with $1.35 million.