Sun, 16 Feb 2014 18:26:08 -0800
The New York Mets brought in RPs Kyle Farnsworth and Jose Valverde as potential insurance options in case RP Bobby Parnell (neck) is not ready for the start of the season.
Mon, 03 Feb 2014 14:48:47 -0800
New York Mets RP Kyle Farnsworth will earn $1 million if he's on the major league roster this year.
Mon, 03 Feb 2014 14:48:24 -0800
The New York Mets continue to search for a closer type pitcher, despite the signing of RP Kyle Farnsworth to a minor league deal Monday, Feb. 3. Free-agent RP Fernando Rodney (Rays) may be the club's top choice, but RPs Kevin Gregg (Cubs), Ryan Madson (Angels) and Joel Hanrahan (Red Sox) are also on the radar.
Mon, 03 Feb 2014 14:10:24 -0800
The New York Mets signed free-agent RP Kyle Farnsworth (Pirates) to a minor league deal with an invite to spring training Monday, Feb. 3.
Thu, 31 Oct 2013 20:41:22 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates are not expected to re-sign impending free-agents C John Buck, 1B Justin Morneau, SP Jeff Karstens and RP Kyle Farnsworth this offseason.
Fri, 13 Sep 2013 08:36:18 -0700
Pittsburgh Pirates RP Jason Grilli will work in middle relief for the time being as he returns from his forearm injury. RP Mark Melancon remains as the team's closer, with RPs Tony Watson and Kyle Farnsworth serving as setup men.
Sun, 01 Sep 2013 12:48:54 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates have recalled SP Kris Johnson and RP Kyle Farnsworth from Triple-A Indianapolis. In addition, they have activated OF Travis Snider (toe) from the 15-day disabled list.
Fri, 16 Aug 2013 14:34:44 -0700
The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free-agent RP Kyle Farnsworth (Rays) to a minor league deal Friday, Aug. 16, and assigned him to Triple-A Indianapolis.
Fantasy Tip: With Jason Grilli (foreram) sidelined, Mark Melancon has done a nice job filling in as the new closer. Farnsworth could come up to the majors and provide another late-inning setup arm, but don't expect him to see any save chances before Grilli returns.
Fri, 09 Aug 2013 12:57:31 -0700
The Tampa Bay Rays recalled RP Josh Lueke from the minors Thursday, Aug. 8, and designated RP Kyle Farnsworth for assignment in a corresponding move. Lueke had a 0.72 ERA, 70 strikeouts and only 14 walks in 50 innings with Triple-A Durham.
Tue, 30 Jul 2013 11:52:10 -0700
The Tampa Bay Rays have made RP Kyle Farnsworth available in a trade.