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Q&A with Pitching Coordinator Rick Waits

Matt Durkin Back To Hagerstown?

We sat down with Mets' Minor League Pitching Coordinator Rick Waits in Hagerstown to get some updates on injured pitchers like Scott Hyde, Matt Durkin, Matt Lindstrom, and Greg Ramirez, and to get his thoughts on the progression of Miguel Pinango, Jonathon Niese, and Alay Soler. Rick also names which pitchers impressed him the most in Spring Training. What's the status of Scott Hyde? How is he progressing from the Tommy John surgery, when can we expect to see him back in game action, and will he start off in Hagerstown when he does return? Rick Waits: He had the surgery and was coming back. He was feeling great and had started throwing batting practice. He was getting close to getting into a game and he was on... Recommended Stories