Mets' McNeil leaves in 3rd inning with abdominal tightnessNew York Mets' Jeff McNeil watches his RBI single against the Milwaukee Brewers during the 18th inning of a baseball game Saturday, May 4, 2019, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Phelps)
The Mets said the move was precautionary.
McNeil singled and was thrown out on a fielder's choice in the top of the third inning on Thursday. He didn't return to the field on defense.