Dillon Gee given special cream

Updated: February 7, 2013, 7:25 PM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- New York Mets right-hander Dillon Gee will have nitroglycerine cream nearby in the cold weather in New York just in case, but he believes his surgically addressed circulation issues are mostly behind him.

Gee underwent season-ending surgery during last year's All-Star break to repair a damaged artery in his pitching shoulder that had left his entire right arm numb.

He began throwing off a mound at Citi Field in mid-September before shutting down for the offseason. ...

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