NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 14: Josh Satin #3 of the New York Mets walks back to the dugout after striking out swinging to end the bottom of the sixth inning against the Washington Nationals at Citi Field on September 14, 2011 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)
#Mets moves: RHP Chris Young placed on Paternity Leave List and infielder Josh Satin designated for assignment.— New York Mets (@Mets) June 6, 2012
#Mets moves: Activated outfielder Jason Bay and RHP Pedro Beato from Disabled List.— New York Mets (@Mets) June 6, 2012
Satin, 27, only appeared in one game on the season (striking out in his only plate appearance) and has spent the rest in AAA Buffalo. In 206 plate appearances for Buffalo, Satin is hitting .274/.359/.380, slightly down from his minor league career line of .304/.393/.458.
Outfielder Jason Bay returns after fracturing a rib at the end of April and then seeing his return delayed by illness. Beato began the season on the disabled list with shoulder discomfort and returns to the team after nine rehab appearances with Buffalo.