Mets Trade Wilmer Font To Toronto For Cash Considerations

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By WFAN Sports Radio 101.9 FM/66AM New York

The Mets have traded pitcher Wilmer Font to the Toronto Blue Jays for cash considerations, the team announced on Twitter Wednesday afternoon.

Font was 1-2 with a 4.94 ERA and 1.355 WHIP in 31.0 innings with the Mets this season.

The 29-year-old was designated for assignment on July 12.

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New York traded 18-year-old prospect Neraldo Catalina to Tampa Bay in exchange for Font on May 6. 

In limited Gulf Coast League action this summer, Catalina is 2-0 with a 2.35 ERA and 1.57 WHIP in 7.2 innings spanning four games.

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