Mets pitcher Matt Harvey will be sidelined for several weeks with a stress injury to the scapula bone in the right shoulder, the latest setback to a career already slowed by Tommy John surgery and a Thoracic Outlet Syndrome operation.
The injury-ravaged Mets also put second baseman Neil Walker on the 10-day disabled list with a partially torn left hamstring. He was replaced by infielder Gavin Cecchini, who was recalled Thursday from Triple-A Las Vegas.
The moves came as the below-.500 Mets, who have played well lately, got ready to open a four-game series against NL East-leading Washington.
Mets general manager Sandy Alderson said Harvey is expected to go on the DL...