Unsigned free agent rips Pink Sox’s Jenrry Mejia minor-league deal | MLB


Peter Moylan is lower than happy with Boston’s latest acquisition.

The free-agent aid pitcher ripped the Pink Sox after the staff signed previously banned right-handed pitcher Jenrry Mejia to a minor-league deal on Tuesday, tweeting his frustrations in regards to the controversial signing.

“Hows my offseason going? This man had a lifetime ban and nonetheless signed earlier than me!!!” Moylan wrote.

Moylan, 40, final performed for the Braves in 2018 however solely appeared in 39 video games and pitched 28.1 innings. He has additionally had stints with with Dodgers and Royals throughout his 11-year profession.

Mejia, 29, was completely suspended from MLB in 2016 for testing constructive for steroids a number of occasions when he was a member of the Mets. Nevertheless, he was reinstated in 2018. He did not make any appearances for New York final season and was launched by the staff in November.

Previous to being banned, Mejia posted a 3.65 ERA with 28 saves throughout the 2014 season.

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