Breaking News – Mets Callup Fernando Martinez

An article by posted on May 26, 2009

According to WFAN, Ryan Church and Jose Reyes have been put on the 15-day DL, Omar Minaua told reporters today.

Fernando Martinez has been promoted, and is on his way to Citi Field.

The Mets also traded cash to the Indians for minor-league SS Wilson Valdez, who will be promoted immediately to the 25-man roster.

Fernando Martinez will make his Major League debut in rightfield for the Mets tonight. He will be the everyday rightfielder until further notice. He will wear uniform number 26.

Martinez was batting .296 with 8 homeruns and 28 RBI, and his coming has been heralded on this site for the last three weeks.

The Mets Merized Online F-Mart Watch is now over…

About the Author ()

I'm a lifelong Mets fan who loves writing and talking about the Amazins' 24/7. From the Miracle in 1969 to the magic of 1986, and even the near misses in '73 and '00, I've experienced it all - the highs and the lows. I started Mets Merized Online in 2005 to feed my addiction and interact with other passionate Met fans like you. Follow me on Twitter @metsmerized.

Comments are closed.