Found August 14, 2012 on Long Island Met Fan:
The Mets put in a waiver claim and now have C Kelly Shoppach from the Red Sox. He is pretty good against lefties with a career line of .270/.364/.530 . The 32 year old will split time now with Thole I am sure for the remainder of the season. Shoppach will be a free agent at season's end. The Mets have been in the market for a catcher that has some pop.
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