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Mets Call Up Griffiths, Moreno

August 31, 2003

NEW YORK (AP) _ The New York Mets recalled pitcher Jeremy Griffiths and purchased the contract of pitcher Orber Moreno from Triple-A Norfolk on Saturday night.

They will report Monday when rosters are expanded to 40 players.

Griffiths was 7-6 with a 2.74 ERA in 21 games with the Tides. He appeared in five games for the Mets this season, going 1-1 with a 6.55 ERA.

Moreno was 5-1 with 12 saves and a 1.90 ERA in 38 games for Norfolk. He started the season at Double-A Binghamton. He appeared in seven games with the Kansas City Royals in 1999, going 0-0 with a 5.63 ERA.

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