Blue Jays claim RHP Schwinden on waivers from Mets

The Toronto Blue Jays have claimed right-hander Chris Schwinden

on waivers from the New York Mets.

The Blue Jays also designated righty Daniel Farquhar for

assignment on Saturday.

The 25-year-old Schwinden made two starts and one relief

appearance for the Mets this season, going 0-1 with a 12.46 ERA. He

is 0-3 with a 6.98 ERA overall in the majors.

Schwinden was 3-4 with a 2.59 ERA with Triple-A Buffalo. The

Blue Jays assigned him to Triple-A Las Vegas.

Farquhar was 0-1 with one save and a 2.97 ERA for Double-A New

Hampshire. The 20-year-old was 0-0 with a 13.50 ERA in three games

for Toronto last year.