Mets Release 23 From Minors on Monday

By Jacob Resnick

September 25, 2018 No comments

(Jacob Resnick/Mets Minors)

The Mets have yet to fully begin paring down their minor league rosters as the offseason gets underway, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t some filler to be cut. The organization released 23 players on Monday, including a pitcher with major league experience and a former 10th-round draft pick.

INF Dale Burdick

OF Gene Cone

RHP Victor Isturiz

RHP Kevin McGowan

RHP Marbin Montijo

INF David Lozano

RHP Darling Baez

C Alexis Marquez

INF Jorge Martinez

RHP Juan Martinez

RHP Miguel Mata

INF Alejandro Medina

INF Ruben Monegro

C Tyler Moore

RHP Haniel Ogando

OF Ezequiel Pena

OF Julio Rene

OF Jeison Rodriguez

LHP Ragui Rodriguez

OF Eulises Sanchez

RHP Felix Sosa

OF Ian Strom

INF Wilmy Valdez

McGowan tossed 8.2 innings for the Mets in 2017 before being removed from the 40-man roster in the offseason when the team signed Jay Bruce. Cone reached Double-A this past year but finishes his Mets career with a .225/.305/.270 slash line.