Thursday, December 11, 2008

Mets Acquire Putz in Three-Team Deal

I'm not allowed to divulge the secret postings of my rabbinic chat group, Ravnet, but I don't think I'm giving away trade secrets in saying that the headline from MSNBC displayed above generated more than a few chuckles.

Yes, I know it isn't pronounced the same. Still, he should fit in quite well with the Mets' bullpen.

LAS VEGAS - The New York Mets overhauled their much-maligned bullpen with twobig moves Wednesday, obtaining J.J. Putz from Seattle as part of a three-team,12-player trade that gives them a setup man for new closer FranciscoRodriguez.

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