3:00 pm: Hefner did not work out today, but said he hopes resume throwing by Friday, which should have him ready for the start of the regular season (Carig, Newsday).
March 26: X-rays on Hefner's elbow were negative, and he is listed as day-to-day with a contusion.
March 26: "Thanks everyone for the encouragement!" Hefner wrote on Twitter. "
Mets fans are the best. Should be good in a couple days! #useyourglovenotyourelbow"