The New York Mets announced today that they’ve acquired Eric O’Flaherty from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for cash considerations and a player to be named later. The team also designated Alex Torres for assignment to clear space.
The Mets have acquired LHP Eric O’Flaherty and cash from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for a player to be named later.
— New York Mets (@Mets) August 5, 2015
The A’s designated O’Flaherty this past weekend. The 30-year-old is having the worse season of his career, posting a 5.91 ERA over 21 1/3 innings. The southpaw was great during his time with the Atlanta Braves, and the Mets hope he can return to his old self.