Worth noting

Worth noting

• Jason Bay continues to work back from a rib injury, but the Mets are going to hold him to batting practice for now. "He's not going to play in a game defensively until that rib heals, because we know he's going to crash into the wall and we know he's going to dive for fly balls," said Terry Collins.

• The Mets hope that catcher Josh Thole, working back from a concussion, will be able to catch five innings in an extended spring game for the first time on Monday.