Three weeks remain before Opening Day. Davis and Duda have combined for 13 at-bats. Mets manager Terry Collins wanted Davis to get at least 100 at-bats in Spring Training games in the hopes that, if Davis was to have a slow start, it would occur in Florida.
"He'll have to get a lot of AB's on the Minor League side," Collins said.
Mets Minor Leaguers begin playing next week.
Collins said he'd like to have both first basemen playing by next weekend.
Marty Noble is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.