Medical update on Matt Harvey

The New York Mets announced today that righthanded pitcher Matt Harvey will undergo surgery to correct a Thoracic Outlet Syndrome injury. The surgery will be performed in St. Louis by Dr. Robert Thompson. Harvey will miss the remainder of the 2016 season.
 
STATEMENT FROM METS GM SANDY ALDERSON
 
"Terry and I met with Matt today and although we all feel badly for him, we expressed our support in this decision and know he will work as hard as possible to get back on the field for the 2017 season."