Category: ‘Relief Pitchers’

MLB Hot Stove: Arizona Diamondbacks Agree to 2-Year, $12.25 Million Deal with Mets’ Tyler Clippard
February 8th, 2016 at 4:18 PM
It looks as if Tyler Clippard will be taking his talents about 3,000 miles west to a team that emphasized making the pitching staff better this offseason. ***PHOTO1*** The Arizona Diamondbacks have agreed to a 2-year deal with $12.25 million with the now former New York Mets reliever in Clippard, as per...

Report: New York Mets Still Open to Reunion with Tyler Clippard
February 1st, 2016 at 9:54 AM
The New York Mets have had a strong offseason, but still continue to look for ways to upgrade their roster. One area that could potentially still need a bit of help is the bullpen, which is better than last season but could use fortification in the setup ranks. The Mets...

New York Mets Avoid Arbitration; Agree to 1-Year Deals with Lucas Duda, Jenrry Mejia
January 22nd, 2016 at 9:30 PM
While the New York Mets try to resolve the contract situation with center fielder Yoenis Cespedes, the Mets took care of a little housekeeping of their own by avoiding arbitration with two of their players and settling on contracts for the 2016 season. ***PHOTO1*** The Mets were able to avoid arbitration with...

New York Mets Designate Carlos Torres for Assignment
January 22nd, 2016 at 6:41 PM
The New York Mets officially announced the signing of left handed reliever Antonio Bastardo to a two year, 12 million dollar contract this evening. To make room for Bastardo on the 40 man roster, the Mets designated relief pitcher Carlos Torres for assignment, ESPN New York's Adam Rubin reports. Torres,...

Report: New York Mets Sign Antonio Bastardo to Bolster Bullpen
January 20th, 2016 at 7:37 PM
The New York Mets have signed a free agent to address a key need on their roster. It just isn't the one you were thinking of. The Mets agreed to terms with lefty Antonio Bastardo on a deal, Jon Heyman reports. Terms of the deal weren't immediately available, but Heyman...