22-year-old Mets reliever Jeurys Familia made his first appearance in a week and earned his first win of the season, throwing five pitches to three batters for a perfect ninth inning on Friday.
He had let up up six runs in six appearances with five walks and 10 hits entering Friday’s game.
April 25: There is nothing wrong with Familia, Terry Collins explained to reporters before Friday’s game.
“He is a spot guy we have to save,” he added. “He can give multiple innings. I have to get him in a game.”