The Mets have signed left-handed reliever Duane Below to a minor-league contract, but have not invited him to big-league camp.
Below, 29, has appeared in the majors with the Detroit Tigers and Miami Marlins. He went a combined 2-4 with a 4.27 ERA in 43 appearances (three starts) with those clubs from 2011 through 2013.
According to Adam Rubin, Below spent last season working as...
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The Tigers made a series of transactions today, as the first round of cuts began in major league camp. They unconditionally released one player who saw action with the big club in 2011 and 2012, and send eight other players to minor league camp.
The Tigers assigned the following players to minor league camp:
RHP Drew VerHagen
LHP Duane Below
LHP Robbie Ray
C James McCann