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  1. New York Mets Have a Lot of Options for September Call-UpsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Sports Media 101

    ... The Mets have struggled to fill Jerry Blevins' spot as the lefty specialist all season, and new addition Eric O'Flaherty hasn't inspired a ton of confidence. Alvarez will get every opportunity to earn a place in a potential playoff bullpen. RHP's ...

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  2. The four best in-season trades in Mets historyRead the original story

    Monday Aug 17 | Amazin' Avenue

    The Mets have traded for many good players over the years, but here are the four best deals they made mid-season. While the Mets wait to see what they get out of their recent acquisitions-Kelly Johnson, Jose Uribe, Tyler Clippard, Yoenis Cespedes, and Eric O'Flaherty-let's take a look back at four of the very best players the Mets ever acquired in the middle of a season.

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  3. Bullpen struggles beg the question: Can't Beane find anyone better than that?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Examiner.com

    ... significant move Beane made to improve the bullpen actually made the problem more drastic; Veteran lefty Eric O'Flaherty: The A's signed him for 2014 coming off Tommy John surgery, and he just never made the comeback to return to his pre-surgery ...

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  4. It's on Alderson to fix - quickly - Mets' late-inning problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | New York Post

    Before the end of this month - and, really, the sooner the better - the Mets general manager must acquire another late-inning reliever. This is particularly frustrating because at the dawn of the season the Mets obtained Jerry Blevins and Alex Torres and in the past few weeks Tyler Clippard and Eric O'Flaherty.

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  5. Juan Lagares breaks out with 3 hits, 2 RBIsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Newsday

    ... night at Citi Field. His two-run double in the eighth, one that bounced on the warning track, gave reliever Eric O'Flaherty a more comfortable lead heading into the ninth inning. It was Lagares' first three-hit game since June 14 against the Braves. ...

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  6. Mets almost waste Harvey's effort, hold off Marlins, 8-6Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | New York Daily News

    The starting pitching is rolling and the offense is on fire, so not even the Mets' suddenly shaky bullpen could derail them on Wednesday night - though the relievers certainly tried. The Marlins rallied for six runs in the bottom of the ninth inning against newly acquired lefty reliever Eric O'Flaherty and Hansel Robles, but even that could not undo seven scoreless innings by Matt Harvey and another big night by the surging bats as the Mets escaped Marlins Park with an 8-6 win.

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  7. Giants and Aa s get wins, Oa Flaherty traded to MetsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 5 | KLIV

    ... picked up his first win of the season. The A's wrap up their series with the Orioles today. A's reliever Eric O'Flaherty has been traded to the New York Mets for a player yet to be named, the trade having already been cleared before the July 31 ...

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  8. Mets Morning News: Mets hang on to sweep the fish, Cuddyer could return tomorrowRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 6 | Amazin' Avenue

    ... with Lucas Duda and Juan Uribe contributing three RBI apiece. Things got interesting when newly acquired Eric O'Flaherty entered the game. He and Hansel Robles combined for six runs allowed, before Jeurys Familia finally shut the door. Jonah Keri ...

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  9. Mets Hold Off Furious Miami Rally In 9th, Win 6th StraightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | The Hartford Courant

    ... pitched seven dominant innings, giving up two hits and striking out six without a walk. Mets relievers Eric O'Flaherty, acquired Tuesday from Oakland, Hansel Robles and Familia all struggled in the ninth. Familia gave up two hits, but got Yelich for ...

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  10. Getting familiar with new Mets reliever, Eric O'FlahertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The New York Mets bolstered their bullpen with the acquisition of left-handed relief pitcher Eric O'Flaherty and cash from the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday evening in exchange for a player to be named later . To make room for O'Flaherty on the roster, the Mets designated lefty reliever Alex Torres for assignment, who has been largely ineffective in neutralizing opponent's left-handed hitters.

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  11. Mets acquire Eric O'Flaherty from A's for playoff pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Sporting News

    Winners of five straight and holding down first place in the NL East in August, the Mets are attempting to swoon-proof their roster. Late Tuesday they traded for situational left-handed reliever Eric O'Flaherty, agreeing to send cash and a player to be determined to the Athletics, the teams announced.

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  12. Mets acquire lefty reliever from A's, cut Alex TorresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | New York Post

    With an eye on the team's lack of true lefty options in the bullpen, the Mets on Tuesday acquired Oakland reliever Eric O'Flaherty and cash considerations for a player to be named later. To clear roster space, Alex Torres was designated for assignment following the Mets' 5-1 victory over the Marlins.

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  13. Mets show they want to win now with Eric O'Flaherty tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | NJ.com

    The Mets are going for it in 2015 and they showed it again late Tuesday night with a trade for Eric O'Flaherty . They picked him up from the Oakland A's for a player to be named later and took back some cash to mitigate his salary, which is roughly $1.8 million for the rest of this season.

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  14. Mets get lefty reliever O'Flaherty in deal with A'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | CBS Sports

    The Mets have traded a player to be named later to the Athletics for lefty reliever Eric O'Flaherty , the Mets announced after Tuesday's victory. O'Flaherty, 30, is familiar with the NL East, having spent 2009-13 with the Braves.

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  15. A's designate lefty O'Flaherty for assignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | Oakland Athletics

    The A's designated Eric O'Flaherty for assignment on Saturday amid a consistent string of struggles for the veteran left-hander. O'Flaherty allowed 14 earned runs in 21 1/3 innings over 25 appearances this season with the A's, who signed him to a two-year, $7 million deal as a free agent ahead of the 2014 season.

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  16. Braves Deadline Trade Shocks FansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Tomahawk Take

    ... his WHIP to 1.596 in 62 games and 43 1/3 innings. Disappointed with his performance he contacted old friend Eric O'Flaherty who told him quite bluntly that he was fat. Avilan took that to heart and returned this year looking a lot slimmer and ...

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  17. Aa s shouldna t count on deadline deals working outRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Monterey County Herald

    ... management considers deals that might send infielder/outfielder Ben Zobrist, closer Tyler Clippard, reliever Eric O'Flaherty or even right fielder Josh Reddick elsewhere by the Friday deadline. The A's did have a bright future, although it was tough ...

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  18. A's shouldn't count on deadline deals working outRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... management considers deals that might send infielder/outfielder Ben Zobrist, closer Tyler Clippard, reliever Eric O'Flaherty or even right fielder Josh Reddick elsewhere by the Friday deadline. The A's did have a bright future, although it was tough ...

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  19. MLB trade rumors: Mets acquire Tyler Clippard from Athletics, add to bullpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Sporting News

    ... in the third round of the 2013 draft. With Clippard gone and Doolittle (shoulder) out until late August , Eric O'Flaherty or Edward Mujica could take over the closing role in Oakland, if they're not dealt later this week. This is the second trade ...

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  20. Eric O'Flaherty Will Bounce-Back To Become Oakland Athletics' Top Setup ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Swingin' A's

    ... not a surprise that this group has struggled. A guy with a proven track record coming out of the A's pen is Eric O'Flaherty . He is an important set up man the A's need to bounce back in order to have that usual shut down bullpen to which everyone ...

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