Tuesday, March 29, 2011
Mets officials approached Jason Isringhausen, the 38-year-old who was Boyer’s competition, with a different proposal:
The Mets want Izzy to remain at the team complex in Port St. Lucie for extended spring training. There, he could continue to build strength in his right arm, which has undergone a trio of Tommy John operations.
They now await Isringhausen’s decision. Izzy was quoted after the Mets 8-2 Spring Training victory, “Nothing’s up,”