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Ike Davis (ankle) back in boot

Updated: May 31, 2011, 8:18 PM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

New York Mets first baseman Ike Davis will be placed back in a boot for three weeks after an MRI at the Hospital for Special Surgery in Manhattan on Tuesday revealed his injured left ankle is not healing.

Davis has not played since he awkwardly rolled the ankle May 10 at Colorado in a seemingly mild collision with third baseman David Wright near the mound while pursuing a popup. Manager Terry Collins called the latest diagnosis an "inverted sprain" in addition to a bone bruise. Davis is ...

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