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Cespedes may need surgery on both heels

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NEW YORK (AP) A day after saying he may need surgery on both heels that would require an eight-to-10-month recovery, Yoenis Cespedes was out of the Mets' starting lineup Saturday because of body soreness and New York's front office did not publicly comment on his startling health revelation.

Cespedes homered in Friday's Subway Series win over the Yankees, his first game since May 13 after two months on the disabled list caused by with a strained right hip flexor.

The 32-year-old, a two-time All-Star, revealed after the game that calcification on his heels has bothered him for 15 years and caused the lower body injuries that have limited him to 119 games in 1+ seasons since he signed a $110 million, four-year contract.

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