Nelson Figueroa

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Yankees Sign RHP Nelson Figueroa To Minor-League Deal

The majority of Figueroa’s 145 career appearances (80) have come out of the bullpen, though he has started in at least three games during each of his nine major-league seasons.


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Pelfrey Ties Career High For Wins; Mets Edge Astros

Mike Pelfrey allowed six hits in eight dominant innings and the New York Mets ended the Houston Astros’ five-game winning streak, 2-1 on Friday night.


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Ex-Met Figueroa To Face Former Team

The Astros hope Nelson Figueroa can help his team to a sixth consecutive victory in the opener of a three-game series at the New York Mets.