2:05 PM EDT, Fri August 29, 2014

Teagarden clears waivers, accepts minors

Taylor Teagarden #23 CNew York Mets 2014 STATS GM9 HR1 RBI5 R1 OBP.200 AVG.143 NEW YORK -- Catcher Taylor Teagarden, whose rehab assignment was expiring, has cleared waivers and accepted an assignment to Triple-A Las Vegas. Teagarden had landed on the DL on June 22 with a strained left hamstring. Anthony Recker will remain as the major league backup.

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