Sources: Mets to promote Davis

Updated: April 18, 2010, 8:28 PM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

ST. LOUIS -- The New York Mets plan for their first baseman of the future to be the man of the present, too.

Mets officials have resolved to promote heralded prospect Ike Davis to Citi Field this week, team sources told ESPNNewYork.com.

The Mets' 20-inning victory against the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday initiated a series of moves that should lead to Davis' promotion within days.

First baseman Mike Jacobs was designated for assignment so the Mets could promote ...

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