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Mets acquire reliever Fernando Salas from the Angels

Detroit Tigers v Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

ANAHEIM, CA - MAY 31: Fernando Salas #59 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim pitches during the seventh inning of a game against the Detroit Tigers at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on May 31, 2016 in Anaheim, California. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)

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The Mets announced the club acquired reliever Fernando Salas from the Angels in exchange for minor league pitcher Erik Manoah.

Salas, 31, has a 4.47 ERA with a 45/19 K/BB ratio in 56 1/3 innings of relief. The right-hander is eligible to become a free agent after the season.

Manoah, 20, was selected by the Mets in the 13th round of the 2014 draft. This season, with low-A Brooklyn, the right-hander compiled a 5.37 ERA with a 63/27 K/BB ratio over 62 innings spanning 12 starts and one relief appearance.

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