New York Mets Re-Sign Jeurys Familia For Loaded Bullpen

NEW YORK ( -- The New York Mets have re-signed Jeurys Familia to a three-year deal worth $30 million, according to multiple reports.

Familia recorded a 3.13 ERA and went 8-6 in 70 relief appearances last season in combined duty for the Mets and Oakland Athletics. The A's acquired Familia on July 21 for Will Toffey and Bobby Wahl.

Familia made his major league debut with the Mets in 2012. As the team's closer during back-to-back postseason appearances in 2015 and 2016, Familia had a combined 94 saves and a 2.20 ERA. He also had blown saves in Games 1 and 4 of the 2015 World Series.

New GM Brodie Van Wagenen had already bolstered the Mets' bullpen by adding major league saves leader Edwin Diaz from the Seattle Mariners.

Familia is expected to serve as the Mets' setup man in 2019.