Top prospect Zack Wheeler sidelined by oblique strain

Top prospect Zack Wheeler sidelined by oblique strain
February 27, 2013, 12:48 pm
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The Mets scratched right-hander Zack Wheeler from his scheduled outing Wednesday because of a strained oblique suffered while hitting in the cage. Wheeler didn’t believe the injury was serious, saying he hopes to make his next start. The Mets, though, figure to be extra cautious with the 22-year-old, who rates among the game’s top five…