Alex Torres

Eric O'Flaherty

Mets Acquire Lefty Eric O’Flaherty, Designate Alex Torres For Assignment

O’Flaherty, 30, was designated for assignment by the A’s on Aug. 1. The Walla Walla, Washington native was 1-2 with a 5.91 ERA in 25 games for Oakland this season.

08/05/2015

Sean Gilmartin #36 of the New York Mets poses for a portrait on February 28, 2015 at Tradition Field in Port St. Lucie, Florida. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Despite Adding Torres And Blevins, Lefty Gilmartin Might Still Make Mets

“The question now is whether we’re going to carry three, and we like Gilmartin enough to strongly consider that,” general manager Sandy Alderson said.

03/31/2015

Alex Torres (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Mets Address Bullpen, Trade For Lefty Relievers Alex Torres And Jerry Blevins

The Mets shored up their bullpen on Monday, trading for left-handed relief pitchers Alex Torres and Jerry Blevins.

03/30/2015

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Who Wore It Best? 5 Injury Protective Gear Worn By Athletes

Protective injury gear is becoming more popular in professional sports these days and athletes are taking the opportunity to make a fashion statement (and endorsement deals). So who wore theirs the best?

06/25/2014

From lefT: Sgt. Peter Cassiere, Lt. James Lombardi and Police Officer Maritza Mendez (credit: Handout/DCPI)

Cops Track Down Suspect In Queens Domestic Dispute Using iPhone App

Officers in Queens used an iPhone app Wednesday to track down a city worker who allegedly ran off with his 1-year-old daughter after assaulting his wife, police said.

03/15/2012