Mets promote RHP Acosta from Triple-A

The New York Mets have promoted right-handed reliever Manny

Acosta from Triple-A Buffalo.

The Mets selected his contract and he was to be available for

Friday night’s game against Atlanta.

The 30-year-old Acosta was 1-0 with four saves and a 1.77 ERA in

20 games at Buffalo. Last year with the Mets, he was 3-2 with a

2.95 ERA in 41 games.

Left-handed reliever Mike O’Connor was optioned by the Mets to

Triple-A after Thursday’s game. The Mets also transferred righty

Chris Young to the 60-Day disabled list.