While with the Mets, the Bronx-born Rivera posted a .304 batting average, eight homers, 43 RBI, 37 runs, 17 doubles, two triples, and a .335 on-base percentage. He also laced a double during the Wild Card playoff game against the San Francisco Giants.
Pugh, a 15thround draft pick of the Mets in 2010, spent three seasons in their system and hit six home runs, 29 RBI, and swiped 27 bases in 118 games during that span.
During his eight seasons of pro baseball, Peterson has shined with a 19-14 record and a 3.20 ERA. He tossed 357 innings and struck out 414 batters while only walking 91 during that time span.
In addition to the six giveaways, Brooklyn will host 10 Sundays for the first 200 kids in the ballpark who will receive a pre-signed autograph from a Cyclones player.
Eiland’s tutelage helped lead the Kansas City Royals and the New York Yankees to World Series Crowns in 2015 and 2009, respectively.
den Dekker last suited up as a professional player for the Long Island Ducks of the independent Atlantic League of Professional Baseball (ALPB) in 2019. With the Dicks, he batted .268 with two homers, 12 RBI, 18 runs, and 12 doubles in 29 games.
Gozzo, 54, joined the Toronto Blue Jays, where he made his Major League debut in 1989. His six-year big league career included pitching for the Cleveland Indians (1990-91), Minnesota Twins, (1992). Also, he rejoined the Mets from 1993-94. Over the course of his 48 Major League appearances, Gozzo owns a 7-7 record in 124 innings pitched.
Other possible teams joining the Cyclones and Renegades could be Lowell (Red Sox), the Wilmington Blue Rocks (Royals), Aberdeen IronBirds (Baltimore), and Jersey Shore BlueClaws (Phillies), per Masslive.com.
Mets sign 11 minor league free agents, invite nine to spring training.
Crismatt worked around a lead-off double to get out of the frame without permitting a run.