MLB investigating Oliver Perez's injury

Updated: June 8, 2010, 3:47 PM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

Major League Baseball was awaiting medical records from the New York Mets regarding left-hander Oliver Perez's abrupt trip to the disabled list Saturday, a source familiar with the request told ESPNNewYork.com.

Perez officially was placed on the DL with right knee tendinitis. But given the circumstances -- with Perez declining to go to the minors -- MLB officials want to confirm an actual medical issue.

Perez arrived at Citi Field on Friday complaining of discomfort, according to the ...

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