New York Mets pitcher Steven Matz has been scratched from his next start because of tenderness in his left elbow, putting his status for opening day in doubt. "There's a little irritation, and he's got to work that out," Mets general manager Sandy Alderson said Sunday. While Matz hasn't been sent for an MRI, Alderson said the ailment is troubling because the 25-year-old has often been slowed during his two seasons with the Mets.
Rounding out the position player side of the 2017 Braves roster, we have the outfielders. On the plus side, the outfield features all-around awesome baseball bandit Ender Inciarte. On the minus side, that’s about it, from a projections standpoint. In addition, the Braves still don’t have a great option (or any option, really) for a fourth outfielder as of the time of this writing, so it’s a little barebones aside from the starting trio of Kemp-Inciarte-Markakis. Once again, you can skip the quick Q&A below if you’ve already read it, or plain don’t care, then the table with the projections, and then some player-by-player text and tidbits. Introductory Q&A What projections is this exercise looking