Jeurys Familia News Archive
Familia picked up his sixth save of the season on Sunday, walking one batter in a scoreless inning of work.
Manager Terry Collins said Sunday that, at least initially, Familia would retain the closer's role when Bobby Parnell (elbow) and Vic Black (shoulder) return from the DL, Mike Vorkunov of the Newark Star-Ledger reports.
Mets manager Terry Collins said Saturday he plans to give Familia the night off, ESPN.com reports.
Familia logged save number five with a scoreless ninth inning of a 4-1 win over Miami on Friday night. He allowed one hit, and struck out one.
Familia nailed down his fourth save with a clean ninth inning and a strikeout Thursday against Miami.
Familia is unavailable Wednesday, as expected, MLB.com's Anthony DiComo reports.
Familia recorded his third save in as many nights Tuesday against the Phillies.
Familia picked up his first save of the year, retiring the final two batters in the Mets' 4-3 win over the Braves on Sunday.
Familia entered in the ninth inning with a four-run lead Thursday against Washington, giving up two hits and a run before retiring the side.
Manager Terry Collins confirmed Wednesday that Familia will be the primary closer, but suggested lefties could close in certain situations, Matt Ehalt of the Bergen Record reports.