by Jeffrey DelGuidice | Mon, Jun 15th 3:48pm EDT
Starting pitcher Dillon Gee was designated for assignment on Monday by the New York Mets. Gee who is coming off another poor outing has been unhappy with his role the last few weeks. He has gone from starter to the bullpen to being used for spot starts. (Adam Rubin Espn)
The Mets now have a week to find a trade partner for Gee who is earning $5.3 million this season. This news shouldn't have any real ramifications on fantasy teams as far as Gee goes. However, this could pave the way for a promotion of Stephen Matz the next time the Mets need a spot starter.