Category: ‘Relief Pitchers’

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...

After Tough Outings, Mets Must Handle Jim Henderson with Care
April 15th, 2016 at 10:00 AM
While the Jim Henderson story in New York may have started out like a fairy tale, it's starting to trend more towards a horror story after a pair of concerning outings this week. The 33-year old journeyman reliever is back in the bigs for the first time since 2014 and...