Young 5 scoreless in minors

May, 10, 2012
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Chris Young tossed five scoreless innings for Class A St. Lucie against Brevard County on Thursday night in his first official minor league game since undergoing May 16, 2011 surgery to repair a torn anterior capsule in his right shoulder.

Young allowed five hits and two walks while striking out four batters.

He also will make minor league starts at a higher level before joining the Mets rotation in the slot formerly held by Mike Pelfrey, who underwent season-ending Tommy John surgery.

Johan Santana underwent the same shoulder procedure as Young.
Adam Rubin has covered the Mets since 2003. He's a graduate of Mepham High School on Long Island and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He joined ESPNNewYork after spending 10 years at the New York Daily News.
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