RP - NYM
The Mets have placed Jeurys Familia on the 10-day injured list with right shoulder soreness.
Familia has struggled mightily this season, posting a 6.28 ERA and a 2.02 WHIP through 14 2/3 innings. He doesn’t need to be owned in most fantasy leagues.
Mets reliever Jeurys Familia earned the win with a clean 8th inning on Monday against the Marlins. He did not allow a baserunner and struck out one.
Familia has now thrown 2 2/3 scoreless innings to start the season. He is no longer the closer for the Mets after the arrival of Edwin Diaz, but he is still valuable in leagues that reward for holds.
Jeurys Familia struck out one in a scoreless inning on Monday versus the Red Sox.
Familia signed a three-year, $30 million contract to return to New York this off-season. He'll handle the eighth inning in 2019 with Edwin Diaz closing things out in the ninth. Familia is a great option for those who play in leagues that count holds.
Jeurys Familia has agreed to a three-year deal worth $30M with the New York Mets.
Just like that Familia is back with the Mets after being traded to Oakland in July, he recorded a 3.13 ERA to go with 17 saves last season. With Edwin Diaz also on the Mets now he certainly won't be the top option for saves but should be the setup man moving forward.