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The Mets placed pitcher Jordan Yamamoto (shoulder) on the 10-day injured list Tuesday.
Yamamoto exited Sunday’s start early due to shoulder soreness. He was placed on the 10-day injured list Mets ace Jacob deGrom was activated ahead of Tuesday’s start in a corresponding move. It's unclear when Yamamoto will return and he’ll most likely return as a reliever once activated.
Mets RHP Jordan Yamamoto left Sunday's start due to shoulder soreness.
Yamamoto gave up four runs in four innings in this one. There's no word yet on the severity of the injury.
Jordan Yamamoto allowed one run on four hits with one strikeout in two and two-thirds innings.
Yamamoto made his season debut on Wednesday.
Mets pitcher Jordan Yamamoto was optioned to Triple-A Syracuse on Wednesday.
Yamamoto was recalled by the Mets on Tuesday and allowed one run on four hits across two 2/3 innings in his only relief appearance. He was optioned to Triple-A on Thursday. The Mets recalled pitcher Tommy Hunter in a corresponding move.
Jordan Yamamoto was optioned to Triple-A by the Mets on Wednesday.
After Carlos Carrasco went down with a hamstring injury last week, Yamamoto found himself in the midst of positional battle with Joey Lucchesi for the Mets' fifth rotation spot. Unfortunately for Yamamoto, being optioned on Wednesday indicates that the Mets will likely look to Lucchesi to fill the final spot in their rotation. Yamamoto is still only 24 years old, and will look to continue developing in the minors to start the year.