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Taylor Buchholz dealing with depression

Updated: July 1, 2011, 5:13 PM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- New York Mets reliever Taylor Buchholz, who originally landed on the disabled list a month ago with right shoulder soreness, will remain inactive for the "foreseeable future" after being diagnosed with depression and anxiety, the team announced.

General manager Sandy Alderson said the organization disclosed the issue with Buchholz's consent to explain his prolonged absence for an injury that has since healed.

"Taylor felt that it was important for his situation to ...

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