Hefner throws for 1st time since surgery

February, 17, 2014
Feb 17
2:22
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PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- For the first time since undergoing Tommy John surgery on Aug. 28, Jeremy Hefner tossed a baseball Monday.

Hefner made 20 throws at 60 feet and afterward said he felt "great."

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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