Found April 19, 2012 on Mike Silva's New York Baseball Digest:
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It looks like former Mets pitcher Nelson Figueroa just signed a Minor League Deal with the Yankees.

He posted a picture of his new contract over at Facebook. 

Looks like the Yankees brought him in for pitching depth with the injury to Manny Banuelos,

I spoke to Nelson on my radio program last year. He is a local kid from Brooklyn that is easy to root for.

Don’t be surprised if he winds up in the big league bullpen at some point.

 

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