Mets officially release Bobby Abreu

Bobby Abreu

Bobby Abreu

#53 RF
New York Mets

2014 STATS

  • GM67
  • HR1

  • RBI14

  • R12

  • OBP.331

  • AVG.238

PHILADELPHIA -- Five days after designating him for assignment, the Mets formally released Bobby Abreu on Sunday, according to the team's official transactions page.

Abreu, 40, said he intends to play winter ball in Venezuela and hopes for his major league career to continue.