Anderson Garcia, 25, pitched for five different minor league teams
between the Mets and Orioles organizations in 2006. Overall, he went
4-6 with one save and a 3.84 ERA in 42 games.
Between stops at Class-A Gulf Coast, Double-A Binghamton and Triple-A Norfolk, Garcia posted a 2-5 record and a 4.23 ERA in 33 relief appearances with the Mets organization. After being claimed off waivers by Baltimore in August, dropped by the Mets in order to make room for outfielder Ricky Ledee, Garcia combined to go 2-1 with a 2.40 ERA over nine games in stints with Double-A Bowie and Triple-A Ottawa.
The Dominican-born Garcia, who's listed at 6-2, 170, was originally signed by the New York Yankees as a non-drafted free agent in 2001. Used primarily in relief since the 2003 season, he's 26-21 with a 3.80 ERA in six minor league seasons. With his addition, the Phillies have 37 players on their 40-man roster. [Baseball Cube Stats]