1B,2B,3B,LF,RF - NYM - NRI
The Mets signed INF Brandon Drury to a minor league contract with an invite to spring training.
The 28-year-old has posted just a .600 OPS since 2018. He’ll offer infield depth at multiple positions for the Mets this year, should he wind up making the team.
Brandon Drury was optioned by the Blue Jays on Friday to make room for the recently acquired Taijuan Walker.
The utlity-man really struggled to get anything going for the Jays this year with a .152 batting-average and just one RBI across 46 at-bats. He'll head to the team's alternate site and serve as organizational depth.
Brandon Drury went 2-for-4 and scored two runs on Friday as the Blue Jays beat the Rays in extra innings by a 6-5 score.
Drury has been playing mostly in a reserve role this season and is hitting just .179 over 18 games. The 28-year-old infielder can be left on the waiver wire by fantasy owners.
Brandon Drury went 2-for-4 and scored a run as the Blue Jays lost to the Rays on Sunday by a 6-5 score.
Drury picked up the start at third base as he looks to rebound from 2019 when he hit just .219 over 120 games. The 27-year-old will be playing in a utility role and won't see enough playing time to be worth owning in fantasy leagues.
Manager Charlie Montoyo said Brandon Drury (undisclosed) could meet up with the team for the exhibition games in Boston on Tuesday and Wednesday, Arden Zwelling of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Drury has been on the injured list for undisclosed reasons since the start of summer camp, though he's continued participating in some baseball activities at the team facility in Florida. The 27-year-old utility player is slated to be a part-time player for the Blue Jays this season. He was a disappointment last year, hitting just .218/.262/.380 in 447 plate appearances.