Christopher Ryan Young (born May 25, 1979) is a Major League Baseball starting pitcher who is a free agent.
|Age: 32 (born May 25,1979)|
|Bats: Right Throws: Right|
|Acquired: Free Agent Signing|
|Contract: 1 year $1.1 million|
On January 17 he signed with the Mets to a one year contact. He was on the DL due to a tendinitis injury which affected his shoulder.
On March 26 Young signed a minor league deal with the Mets to re-join the team. However he spend all spring taking bullpen sessions to his road to recovery. He was called up on June 5 after Jack Egbert was DFA'd. On June 6 he was placed on the paternity list. He came off that list on June 8 as Pedro Beato was sent down to make room for him on the roster.