Ryota Igarashi

Pitcher Derek Lowe formerly of the Cleveland Indians. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Yankees Officially Sign Lowe, Demote Igarashi

The Yankees made Derek Lowe’s signing official today and optioning Ryota Igarashi to Triple-A.


Phil Hughes

Yankees Comeback Falls Short, Jays Take Series Finale

The Yankees lost their series finale against the Blue Jays as Rajai Davis provided highlights in field and at the plate. Toronto won 10-7.


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Looking For Bullpen Help, Yanks Acquire Ex-Mets Reliever Ryota Igarashi Off Waivers

The Yankees, currently struggling with depth in their bullpen, have acquired ex-Mets reliever Ryota Igarashi off of waivers, according to CBSSports.com’s Jon Heyman.


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Ryota Igarashi Granted Unconditional Release From Mets

Right-hander Ryota Igarashi’s time in New York is over. He has been given an unconditional release, the Mets announced on Friday.


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Sloppy Mets Lose 5-4, Spoil Capuano’s Solid Outing

Aramis Ramirez helped the Chicago Cubs rally past the New York Mets 5-4, after the Mets blew a three-run lead in the eighth Saturday.


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Coleman’s Corner: Mets Pin Hopes On Bobby Parnell

Bobby Parnell notched his first save of the season on Wednesday, but the Mets are hoping this will be just the start of many more to come in the years ahead.


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Hartnett: Mets Hit Rock Bottom; Time To Cure Losing Disease

The Mets’ play has turned sour without their injured stars, but that isn’t an excuse to lie down collectively as a ballclub. It’s time the players repay their manager and fans.


Florida Marlins pitcher Burke Badenhop drives in the winning run with this RBI single in the eleventh inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets to give the Marlins the lead at Citi Field in New York, Monday, May 16, 2011. Marlins won 2-1. (credit: AP Photo/Paul J. Bereswill)

Marlins Reliever Makes Mets’ Day Worse With Winning Hit

The Mets hoped all the bad news was limited to the walls of the Hospital for Special Surgery. Then a relief pitcher made an awful day even worse.


Alex Gonzalez

Braves Hit 4 Homers, Beat Mets 4-2 Behind Lowe

Alex Gonzalez hit two of Atlanta’s four solo homers and the Braves finally provided some offense for Derek Lowe, beating the skidding New York Mets 4-2 on Saturday in the opener of a doubleheader.


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Mets’ Bullpen Gets Rainy Reprieve; Doubleheader Thursday

Tuesday night’s game in New York was postponed by rain and rescheduled as part of a doubleheader Thursday, giving the rolling Rockies a rest on the road and the Mets a rainy, if temporary, reprieve.


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Coutinho: Mets Bullpen Making It Tough On Collins

This bullpen is dragging the Mets down. And for a club filled with question marks, this issue might top the list of concerns for the team.


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Terry Collins ‘Frustrated,’ Says Mets Have To ‘Stop Making Mistakes’

Even with Jason Isringhausen back on the Mets in their modified bullpen, New York couldn’t find a way to get those crucial outs late in the game on Monday.


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Jason Isringhausen: I’ll Give Mets ‘Everything I’ve Got’

From young phenom to ripened reliever, Jason Isringhausen has come full circle with the Mets.


Jason Isringhausen (credit: Mike McCann/WFAN)

Mets Demote Duda, Promote Isringhausen, Igarashi: Boyer DFA’d

Chris Young looked right at home in Citi Field’s wide-open spaces. Lucas Duda very much did not, and now he’s headed to the minors.


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Coleman’s Corner: The Pressure Is On Ollie P

For Met fans who want to kiss the enigmatic Ollie goodbye after this start, don’t pucker up just yet. Perez was promised starts this spring – and Collins is a man of his word.