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New York Mets stay busy, acquire Tyler Clippard from Oakland Athletics

The New York Mets made another solid move on Monday, when they acquired closer Tyler Clippard and cash from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for minor league right-hander Casey Meisner. While the Mets have been in heavy pursuit of an outfielder in recent days, they found another way to deepen their team by adding a veteran arm to their bullpen. The 30-year-old Clippard went 1...
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Clippard Deal Gives Depth To Mets’ Bullpen

Perhaps the Mets see cracks with Jeurys Familia, or they see flaws with Carlos Torres and Alex Torres, but I like the acquisition of Tyler Clippard from Oakland. In whatever role they use him, he adds depth to a strained bullpen that is becoming exposed. Note that Familia has blown his two save opportunities since the All-Star break. The Mets sent minor league pitcher Casey Meisner...
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Mets acquire Tyler Clippard

Tyler Clippard is heading back to the National League East. On Monday night, the Oakland Athletics announced that they have traded their 30 year-old reliever to the New York Mets in exchange for minor league pitcher Casey Meisner. #Athletics trade RHP Tyler Clippard to the New York Mets for RHP Casey Meisner — Oakland Athletics (@Athletics) July 27, 2015 Clippard, who was traded...
Via Baseball Essential
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Tyler Clippard traded to the New York Mets

The Oakland Athletics have traded right-handed reliever Tyler Clippard to the New York Mets in exchange for righty Casey Meisner. The Mets also received cash considerations in the deal. The Mets have acquired RHP Tyler Clippard and cash considerations from Oakland in exchange for minor league RHP Casey Meisner. — New York Mets (@Mets) July 27, 2015 The Mets, who sit at 51-48...
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The Mets net Tyler Clippard from the Athletics

First reported by CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman, the New York Mets have acquired pitcher Tyler Clippard from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for minor league pitcher Casey Meisner. Mets and a's agree on clippard deal — Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) July 27, 2015 Rumored to be in on Clippard the past week, the Mets acquire a […] The post The Mets net Tyler Clippard from the Athletics...
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New York Mets acquire closer Tyler Clippard from the Oakland Athletics

  The New York Mets have emerged as a clear playoff contender in the National League. Just two games out of first in the East, the team has pulled off yet another deal to help it for the stretch run. Days after acquiring Kelly Johnson and Juan Uribe from the Atlanta Braves, New York has picked up Oakland Athletics closer Tyler Clippard in exchange for pitching prospect Casey Meisner...
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Oakland A’s trade rumors: Tyler Clippard edition

With the deadline nearing, the interest in Oakland A’s reliever Tyler Clippard is apparent. It seems that the A’s and the New York Mets are already working on a trade: #Mets making progress on trade for #Athletics’ Clippard, sources tell me and @jonmorosi. Other teams still in play. Deal expected soon. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) July 27, 2015 The main “other...
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Pittsburgh Pirates trade rumors: Tyler Clippard edition

As I already stated in a previous article, the Pittsburgh Pirates are in desperate need of bullpen help. Arquimedes Caminero has imploded lately and Antonio Bastardo is too inconsistent for the Bucs to count on in big time situations. Caminero’s ERA is approaching 5.00 as it currently sits at a whopping 4.47 and continues to climb. He has given up home runs in each of his past...
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Report: Nationals, Mets, Yankees interested in Athletics’ Tyler Clippard

The Oakland Athletics, fresh off of trading Scott Kazmir, have plenty of intriguing players left on their roster that will intrigue teams, including Tyler Clippard. In fact, there are “indications” that Clippard will be the next Athletics player traded, with the Washington Nationals, New York Mets and New York Yankees interested in acquiring him, according to Susan Slusser of...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

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