According to the official New York Mets Twitter feed, the team has placed infielder Ronny Cedeno on the 15-day disabled list with a left intercostal strain. Cedeno has played in 10 games so far this season and is 3-for-16 with three walks and an RBI.
In a corresponding roster move, the Mets have recalled right-handed pitcher Jeremy Hefner from Triple A Buffalo. Hefner has not yet made his MLB debut. In three starts so far in 2012, Hefner is 2-1 with a 1.96 ERA and nine strikeouts. In three seasons at the Triple A level, the 26-year-old has a record of 11-8 with a 4.62 ERA and 134 strikeouts.