Wilmer Flores News Archive
Flores made a sparkling defensive play to end the top of the second and followed that up with a two-run single in the bottom of the frame Saturday against the Cubs.
Flores is starting Friday and the Mets plan to give him more regular playing time moving forward, Mike Vorkunov of the Star-Ledger reports.
Flores won't immediately head to Triple-A Las Vegas after Ruben Tejada returns to the lineup, ESPN New York reports.
Flores will start at short and bat seventh Thursday against the Brewers, Adam Rubin of ESPNNewYork.com reports.
Flores was recalled from Triple-A Las Vegas on Thursday.
Flores blasted his 13th home run of the season for Triple-A Las Vegas Wednesday and would appear to be in line for a call-up if Ruben Tejada suffers any ill effects from getting hit by a pitch on the helmet earlier that same day.