Justin Verlander (40, New York Mets), who was on the injured list ahead of the opening of the regular season, is expected to begin full-scale rehabilitation soon.
The New York Mets announced on the 6th (hereinafter Korean time) that Verlander’s magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan showed that inflammation in his right side had decreased.
Previously, Verlander was on the injured list on the 31st of last month due to inflammation of the right teres major muscle. As a result, Verlander, the highest paid player in the 2023 season, has not yet played his first game.
However, Verlander’s period on the injured list is not expected to be very long. He will soon begin rehabilitation training and is expected to return within this month or early May.
Of course, the departure of Verlander, who earns $43.33 million a year, is very bad news for the New York Mets. The New York Mets have already lost their closer.
Verlander,토토사이트 who will be celebrating his 18th year in the major leagues, threw 175 innings in 28 games last year, recording 18 wins and 4 losses with an ERA of 1.75.
As a result, Verlander was honored with his third Cy Young Award after winning in 2011 and 2019. He also signed a two-year, $86 million contract with the New York Mets.
Despite the astronomical amount of investment, the New York Mets were in a bad mood at the beginning of the season due to the departure of several players due to injuries. Attention is focusing on whether Verlander will be able to come back and rectify this atmosphere.