Mets right-handed pitching prospect Rafael Montero has been diagnosed with a strained left oblique.
Mets right-handed pitching prospect Rafael Montero left his start on Saturday after five pitches with an injury to his left side.
Mets optioned RHP Rafael Montero to Triple-A Las Vegas.
Rafael Montero was chased after giving up four runs (three earned) over 3 2/3 innings against the Phillies on Friday.
Rafael Montero struck out 10 and allowed just two hits over six innings but had to settle for a no-decision in Sunday's loss to the Diamondbacks.
Rafael Montero took his second loss of the season after allowing five runs in 4 1/3 innings to the Dodgers on Tuesday.
Rafael Montero took a loss after allowing three runs in six innings against the Yankees in his major league debut.
Mets purchased the contract of RHP Rafael Montero from Triple-A Las Vegas.
Rafael Montero will make his major league debut Wednesday against the Yankees.
Adam Rubin of ESPN New York hears that the Mets are calling up Rafael Montero.
The Mets might add pitching prospect Rafael Montero to their starting rotation next week.
Mets right-handed pitching prospect Rafael Montero threw five no-hit innings for Triple-A Las Vegas on Friday.
Anthony DiComo of MLB.com reports that the Mets are considering carring Rafael Montero in their Opening Day bullpen.
Rafael Montero went six up, six down in his start versus the Nationals on Friday.