Mired in a seven-game dropping skid, the New York Mets made a collection of roster strikes on Saturday that included designating right-handed reliever Tommy Hunter for task
Hunter, 36, pitched in Thursday’s 13-10 loss to the Atlanta Braves and Friday’s 14-7 loss to the Pittsburgh Pirates. He allowed 5 runs (4 earned) on 4 hits with three dwelling runs in 2 2/3 innings over the 2 video games. Over 14 video games this season, Hunter is 0-1 with a 6.85 ERA.
The workforce additionally optioned left-hander Zach Muckenhirn to Triple-A Syracuse and recalled right-hander John Curtiss and left-hander Josh Walker from Syracuse.
Muckenhirn, 28, additionally appeared in Friday’s loss in Pittsburgh, giving up three runs on six hits over 2 1/3 innings. He has a 6.00 ERA by way of six appearances this season.
Curtiss, 30, missed the whole 2022 season whereas rehabbing from Tommy John surgical procedure. He pitched in 11 video games for the Mets in April and Could, posting a 4.85 ERA in 13 innings
Walker, 28, walked two batters in a single scoreless inning throughout his main league debut on Could 16 in opposition to the Tampa Bay Rays. He’s 2-1 with a 1.45 ERA and 26 strikeouts in 18.2 innings at Syracuse.
–Area Degree Media