Sean Reid-Foley’s final demotion was by means of no fault of his personal.
With the Mets in want of roster area and Seth Lugo getting back from the injured checklist on May 31, the right-hander was optioned to Triple-A Syracuse, caught in a numbers recreation partly as a result of he had minor-league choices remaining.
Reid-Foley was recalled to the Mets on Monday with a chance to stick for some time. To clear roster area, Jacob Barnes was designated for project.
The transfer got here a day after Barnes allowed successive homers to Fernando Tatis Jr. and Manny Machado within the Mets’ 7-Three loss to the Padres on Sunday. The right-hander Barnes was 1-1 with a 6.27 ERA in 19 appearances for the Mets.
Reid-Foley, who arrived within the offseason commerce that despatched Steven Matz to the Blue Jays, had pitched to a 1.98 ERA in his six appearances for the workforce earlier than Monday’s 5-2 win over the Cubs.
Brandon Nimmo took batting observe on the sector for the primary time since his aborted minor-league rehab project in mid-May. It’s attainable that Nimmo and Michael Conforto will start rehab assignments for the Mets by this weekend, in accordance to supervisor Luis Rojas. Conforto, who’s getting back from a strained proper hamstring, ran the bases throughout pregame drills for the second time in three days. Nimmo has been dealing with a ligament concern in his left hand that has stored him on the injured checklist since May 3.
Jeff McNeil is scheduled to resume his minor-league rehab project for Single-A Brooklyn on Tuesday. The workforce had a time without work Monday. McNeil, who’s getting back from a strained left hamstring, took two at-bats and performed 5 innings at second base for the Cyclones on Sunday. It’s attainable that McNeil and Albert Almora Jr. (who’s rehabbing with Syracuse from a left shoulder contusion) will rejoin the Mets this weekend, in accordance to Rojas.
Billy McKinney returned to the Mets lineup in proper subject after lacking the earlier two video games with knee soreness. McKinney entered with a .302/.362/.744 slash line in his 13 video games since arriving to the workforce in a May 26 commerce with the Brewers. He went 0-for-3 with a stroll and run scored.
Former Mets proprietor Fred Wilpon, who nonetheless holds a minority stake within the workforce, was on the sector chatting with Rojas throughout batting observe.
Rojas on Francisco Lindor, who had three homers in his final 13 video games getting into play: “He’s starting to belief his energy. He doesn’t want to pull the ball and yank the balls to the gaps. He has that confidence actual excessive proper now the place he can drive the ball the opposite means or he can drive the ball to the gaps from both facet of the plate.”