Mets option Thole to Bisons
The Buffalo Bisons today announced that they have added C JOSH THOLE to their active roster. The catcher was optioned to the Herd from the New York Mets. To make roster room, C JEAN LUC BLAQUIERE has been transferred to Single-A St. Lucie.
Thole was recalled by the Mets on May 10, but did not appear in a game with New York. The 23-year old catcher has hit .203 (16-79) with 10RBI in 21 games with the Bisons this season. With Buffalo, Thole has posted a .318 (7-22) average while batting with runners in scoring position.
Blaquiere hit went 5-8, with two home runs and four RBI, in two games with the Bisons.