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Mets Sign Infielder Adeiny Hechavarria to a Minor League Contract

The New York Mets announced that the club has signed infielder Adeiny Hechavarria to a minor league contract and invited him to major league Spring Training. Hechavarria, 29, has played seven seasons in the majors with the Blue Jays, Marlins, Rays, Pirates and Yankees. According to FanGraphs, his 26 defensive runs saved over the past […]

Mets Sign Infielder Danny Espinosa to an Infielder Contract

The New York Mets announced that the club has signed infielder Danny Espinosa to a minor league contract and invited him to major league Spring Training. Espinosa, 31, has played parts of eight years in the majors with the Nationals, Rays, Angels and Mariners. He’s hit 98 homers, driven in 316 runs, swiped 64 bases […]

Mets Sign Catcher Devin Mesoraco to a Minor League Contract

The New York Mets announced the club has signed catcher Devin Mesoraco to a minor league contract and invited him to major league Spring Training. “Devin is greatly respected among our pitching staff and is extremely well prepared,” Mets General Manager Brodie Van Wagenen said. “We are hopeful he can contribute in 2019.” Mesoraco, 30, […]

New York Mets Sign LHP Justin Wilson

The New York Mets announced today that the club has signed LHP Justin Wilson to a two-year contract. To make room for Wilson on the 40-man roster, the Mets designated infielder Gavin Cecchini for assignment. Wilson, 31, stranded 34 of 37 inherited runners with the Chicago Cubs last season, the best rate in the National […]

David Wright Assumes New Role as Special Advisor to Mets COO

The New York Mets announced today that David Wright will assume a new role with the club as Special Advisor to Mets COO Jeff Wilpon and General Manager Brodie Van Wagenen. In a related move, the organization and David mutually agreed to his release from the current roster. “David Wright is an iconic Met and […]

Mets Sign RHP Jeurys Familia to a Three-Year Deal

The New York Mets today announced that the club has signed right-handed pitcher Jeurys Familia to a three-year deal. “We are excited to bring Jeurys back to Flushing,” Mets General Manager Brodie Van Wagenen said. “Jeurys is a familiar face and an accomplished, elite reliever with experience that will fit well in our clubhouse.” Familia, […]

Mets Select Kyle Dowdy in Rule 5 Draft

The New York Mets today announced that the club has selected right-handed pitcher Kyle Dowdy from the Cleveland Indians in the Rule 5 Draft. Dowdy, 25, split the 2018 season between two organizations, the Detroit Tigers and the Cleveland Indians. He combined to go 9-12 with a 5.15 ERA (71 earned runs/124.0 innings) in 30 […]