Mets Release Brandon Lyon

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Mets Release Brandon Lyon
Courtesy of NBCSports.com

Brandon Lyon cleared waivers after being designated for assignment last week and the Mets have released the veteran reliever. Lyon's contract only included $750,000 in upfront money, plus a bunch of relative inexpensive incentives based on his workload, so if any team truly wanted him a waiver wire wouldn't have been very risky.

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