Update: Collins Says Flores Is Fine, Will Play Thursday (Finger)

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4:30 PM Update:

Manager Terry Collins spoke to reporters after the game and confirmed that Wilmer Flores is fine and will likely be back in the lineup on Thursday

Flores was hit by a pitch that hit a finger on his glove hand.

2:45 PM

Mets shortstop Wilmer Flores left Wednesday’s Grapefruit League game against the Braves after he was hit in the wrist/forearm area by a pitch.

No further information is available as Flores is getting checked out by medical staff.

Flores was replaced in the field by  Matt Reynolds. He had a single and a strikeout in two at-bats and also had a fielding error.

Will update as new information comes in.

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