|July 4 9:51 AM PT10:51 AM MT11:51 AM CT12:51 PM ET12:51 ET16:51 GMT0:51 CST9:51 AM MST11:51 AM EST12:21 PM VEN20:51 UAE11:51 AM CT-The New York Mets have recalled infielder Jordany Valdespin from Triple-A Buffalo and designated left-hander Justin Hampson for assignment.
Analysis: Hampson pitched in three games for the Mets without a decision. The 32-year-old allowed two unearned runs in 1 1-3 innings.
|June 25 3:27 PM PT4:27 PM MT5:27 PM CT6:27 PM ET18:27 ET22:27 GMT6:27 CST3:27 PM MST5:27 PM EST5:57 PM VEN2:27 UAE (+1)5:27 PM CT-The New York Mets selected the contract of left-handed reliever Justin Hampson from Triple-A Buffalo after Sunday night's 6-5 loss to the New York Yankees and designated outfielder Vinny Rottino for assignment. Hampson joined the team and will be available for Monday night's series opener against the Chicago Cubs.
Analysis: Hampson was 4-2 with two saves and a 2.13 ERA with Buffalo. The 32-year-old last pitched in a big league game on Sept. 28, 2008 with the San Diego Padres. Manager Terry Collins said the move will add depth to the bullpen by allowing southpaw Tim Byrdak to be saved for "key situations."