Pence is currently on the 15-day DL with a forearm injury and is yet to play in a game this season. The team is hopeful he will be healthy enough to begin his rehab assignment in the next week or so. He hit .277 with 20 home runs and 74 RBI in 2014.
Pence is still recovering from a fractured forearm that has sidelined him for the start of the season. He's not expected to be back in the lineup before May 1 either.
Pence has been able to take some swings and could also begin a rehab assignment next week.
It's not a definite as arthroscopic surgery is still a possibility. However, if microfracture surgery is required, the recovery period could last past the beginning of the 2015-16 season. Parsons' knee injury forced him to miss the remainder of the playoffs.
Murphy belted a 1-1 pitch from Cishek over the right field wall for a three-run home run to give the Mets the lead and eventual win. It was Murphy's second homer of the season and 14th RBI. He is hitting .174 in 69 at-bats this season.
Familia lowered his ERA to 1.69 with 13 strikeouts and just three walks on the year.