The Mets assigned relief pitchers Eddie Kunz and Raul Valdez, utility infielder Mike Hessman, outfielder Jesus Feliciano and catcher Omir Santos outright to Triple-A Buffalo.
The Mets’ equipment manager will have to deal with two Feliciano uniforms Tuesday as outfielder Jesus will join Pedro on the roster. Jesus could see his first major league action against the visiting Padres, but it’s doubtful he’ll start. Although I’ve seen no offiicial announcement, it’s likely Omir Santos will… Read More →
Say goodbye to Gary Matthews Jr. and say hello again to Ruben Tejada. In a move that many expected, Luis Castillo was placed on the 15-day disabled list for his ailing feet, which made room for Tejada. Perhaps what wasn’t expected is the call-up of Omir Santos to fill the… Read More →
John Maine is set to take the mound tonight in the Mets’ second game of the season. Andy Martino of The Daily News gives a rundown of the starting rotation, sans Johan Santana who was predictably good in the opener despite coming off elbow surgery. Whether he can keep it… Read More →
Although it’s 75 degrees in Port St. Lucie right now, Omir Santos must feel like he’s being left out in the cold after Rod Barajas agreed to a one-year $1 million deal with the Mets. Pending the results of a physical, Barajas is due in Mets camp today. The move… Read More →