Jose Valentin homered off Edwin Jackson in the Mets' 9-3 win over the Tigers on Friday.
According to the New York Daily News, the Mets plan to have Jose Valentin serve in a player-coach role at Triple-A.
Mets re-signed infielder Jose Valentin to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
Jose Valentin, who was with Triple-A New Orleans, told the Mets Friday night that he's taking the rest of the season off.
Jose Valentin (neck) went 4-for-4 Friday in his fourth game since moving up to Triple-A New Orleans.
Jose Valentin (neck) DH'd for the second consecutive game Friday at Triple-A New Orleans.
Jose Valentin (neck) homered and doubled Friday for Single-A St. Lucie in the first game of his rehab assignment.
Jose Valentin's agent estimates that he is two to four weeks away from playing in minor league games.
Jose Valentin will be reevaluated in 7-10 days before deciding if he needs surgery on his neck.
Jose Valentin will get a cortisone shot on Monday to help deal with the pain in his neck.
Jose Valentin said Wednesday that he is considering surgery to take care of neck pain that has sidelined him since last Friday.
Jose Valentin will likely head to New York to get an anti-inflammatory injection in his sore neck.
Jose Valentin is suffering from what he suggests could be a pinched nerve in his neck.
Jose Valentin said Friday he will not accept an assignment to Triple-A and would rather retire.