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Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Murph on leave; Wilmer promoted

By Adam Rubin

NEW YORK -- Daniel Murphy, whose wife gave birth to the couple's first child Monday in Florida, will be placed on paternity leave Wednesday.

The Mets plan to promote infielder Wilmer Flores, who had been assigned to Triple-A Las Vegas.

Murphy is entitled to miss one to three days while on leave.