Thursday, September 26, 2013
Mets News: Puello moved back to 40 Man Roster
Mets Prospect Cesar Puello was moved from the restricted list back onto the 40-man roster Thursday after serving a 50 game ban related to Biogenesis. Matt Harvey was transferred to the 60-day DL to open the spot.
Puello, 22, hit .326 with 16 homers and 73 RBIs in 331 at-bats with Binghamton in 2013.
Jordany Valdespin, who completed his sentence two days ago was optioned to Triple-A Vegas. Valdespin may not survive the winter on the 40-man roster, But Puello is expected back in major league camp in spring training.