News: Muniz Up, Vargas DFAd

Claudio Vargas has been designated for assignment, and will be replaced by RHP Carlos Muniz.

of the people who pitched last night, i’m not sure vargas is the guy who should be getting sent to the minor leaguers, quite frankly

Prior to letting up four runs in two innings last night, Vargas had a 2.45 ERA in 11 innings since moving to the bullpen on May 30.

Nevertheless, Muniz did not allow a run in his first five appearances for the Mets this season, but let up four in his final outing on June 2.

…muniz had a bad outing that last time up, otherwise he had been looking pretty good…get him off the Heath Bell Express and just let him settle in…i’d like to see what he’s got