Blue Jays strike deal with Mets, get Ceciliani

Blue Jays strike deal with Mets, get Ceciliani

The Blue Jays on Tuesday acquired outfielder Darrell Ceciliani from the Mets for a player to be named.

Ceciliani, 25, hit .345 with 19 doubles and nine home runs in 70 games at Triple-A Las Vegas in 2015, while batting .206 in 39 games with the Mets.

A left-handed hitter, Ceciliani was the Mets' fourth-round pick in the 2009 Draft and owns a .290 career Minor League average with 125 stolen bases in six seasons.

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