as declared in Robert Gsellman and Addison Reed are among the pitchers expected to face the Cardinals in Port St. Lucie on Tuesday.
Another source added that Familia and his wife have cooperated with MLB investigators on the case.
Familia was arrested Oct. 31 at his New Jersey home after his wife, Bianca, called 911 to report an altercation.
JUPITER, Fla. — Jeurys Familia should know his fate within the next day or two.
Tim Tebow went 0-for-4 with three strikeouts as the starting left fielder in the Mets’ split-squad game against the Nationals in Port St. Lucie.
As it stated in
Mets’ Jeurys Familia Meeting With MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred « CBS New York
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Mets closer Jeurys Familia met with MLB commissioner Rob Manfred on Monday, presumably to discuss the pitcher’s domestic violence case, according to multiple reports.
Familia left the Mets’ spring training facility in Port St. Lucie, Florida, to fly back to New York for the meeting with Manfred.
Rivas has not testified in the MLB investigation, only telling baseball officials her husband did not hit her, a source told the Daily News.
An MLB source told the Daily News that its investigation is ongoing.
In an All-Star season in 2016, Familia had a 2.39 ERA and led the majors with 51 saves.
As it stated in According to Mike Puma of the New York Post, the star closer headed back to New York to meet with MLB commissioner Rob Manfred.
The paper reports Familia spent about two hours Monday at the league office on Park Avenue in New York City.
Jeurys Familia returned to NY last night, supposed to meet with Rob Manfred today.
Last season, the Mets acquired Jose Reyes from the Colorado Rockies after MLB put a 52-game suspension on the infield–despite his wife opting against filing charges.
If Familia is suspended for the early part of the season, the Mets are likely to go with Addison Reed in the closer role.
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