Category: ‘Relief Pitchers’

Addison Reed Has Been Electric Out of New York Mets’ Bullpen
June 4th, 2016 at 2:36 PM
Coming into the season, many pundits pointed to the bullpen as an area the New York Mets could improve on. Closer Jeurys Familia looked good, but some questioned whether the team had the right relievers to serve as setup men. One player who drew particular attention was Addison Reed, who...

Former Mets’ Reliever Dario Alvarez Signs with Atlanta Braves
May 25th, 2016 at 9:48 PM
Left handed reliever Dario Alvarez has been claimed off waivers by the Atlanta Braves, ESPN New York's Adam Rubin reports. The New York Mets had designated Alvarez for assignment on Monday to make room on the 40 man roster for utility man Ty Kelly. Alvarez, who appeared in 10 games...

Sean Gilmartin on His Way to New York
May 20th, 2016 at 2:44 PM
The New York Mets had to burn through their bullpen over the last two nights, creating the need for an extra reliever. That need will be filled by lefty Sean Gilmartin, who WFAN's Ed Coleman reported is on his way to New York during a radio interview with Mike Francesa....

Josh Edgin Will Be Optioned to Triple-A Upon Completion of Rehab Assignment
May 8th, 2016 at 10:55 AM
The New York Mets will option relief pitcher Josh Edgin to Triple-A Las Vegas after he completes his rehab assignment tomorrow, ESPN New York's Adam Rubin reports. The news was confirmed by Mets' Assistant General Manager John Ricco, who told reporters that Edgin will remain with the team's Triple-A affiliate...

New York Mets Must Activate Josh Edgin by Sunday
May 3rd, 2016 at 12:28 PM
Josh Edgin continues to progress in his rehab assignment. The New York Mets have moved Edgin to Triple-A Las Vegas as he continues his rehab assignment from Tommy John surgery. The assignment started on April 8th, so the Mets will have to make a decision about Edgin on Sunday. The...