New York Mets ace Noah Syndergaard has left his start against the Washington Nationals in the second inning with an injury.
The team announced Syndergaard has “a possible lat strain” and was headed to New York for an MRI.
After throwing a strike to Bryce Harper on his 38th pitch of the game Sunday, Syndergaard grimaced and reached for his right armpit. Mets manager Terry Collins and the team trainer immediately came out, and Collins summoned reliever Sean Gilmartin.
Syndergaard gave up five runs on five hits in the first inning and walked his first two batters of the season, one intentionally., during...