Lyon officially on board with Mets

Brandon Lyon

Brandon Lyon

#31 RP
Toronto Blue Jays

2012 STATS

  • GM67
  • W4

  • L2

  • BB20

  • K63

  • ERA3.10

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- The Mets officially announced their one-year contract with right-handed reliever Brandon Lyon on Friday afternoon.

Lyon becomes the second free agent signed by the club to a major league deal this winter, joining Shaun Marcum.

The Mets' 40-man roster is now full.

Lyon along with Bobby Parnell and Scott Atchison are expected to serve as right-handed set-up man to closer Frank Francisco.