(8/2/2007) Mets assistant general manager John Ricco said RHP Jon Adkins and C Sandy Alomar Jr. had cleared waivers and were outrighted to Triple-A New Orleans Wednesday.
RP Adkins designated by Mets
(7/30/2007) The Mets designated reliever Jon Adkins for assignment Sunday. They have 10 days to trade, release or outright him to the minor leagues.
Adkins sent down by Mets on Sunday
(7/29/2007) The Mets called up utility man David Newhan and demoted reliever Jon Adkins on Sunday.
Mets add Adkins to bullpen
(7/27/2007) The Mets brought up reliever Jon Adkins from Triple-A New Orleans on Friday. Adkins, obtained in a trade with San Diego last winter, was 1-3 with a 3.83 earned run average in 28 games at New Orleans.
Adkins sent outright to Triple-A
(3/30/2007) The Mets outrighted Jon Adkins to Triple-A on Friday after he cleared waivers. The team's final two roster spots went to 21-year-old outfielder Lastings Milledge and reliever Ambiorix Burgos. "(Milledge) was going to be on our team," Mets manager Willie Randolph said. "He fit in much better."
Adkins biding for bullpen spot
(3/21/2007) Mets pitcher Jon Adkins, fighting for a bullpen spot, pitched a perfect inning Tuesday.
Mets' opener throwing schedule set
(2/27/2007) Left-hander Oliver Perez will start the Mets' Grapefruit League opener Wednesday against the defending AL champion Detroit Tigers at Tradition Field. Billy Wagner, Aaron Heilman and Jon Adkins also are scheduled to pitch.
Mets get RP Adkins from Padres
(11/15/2006) The Mets acquired outfielder Ben Johnson and right-handed relief pitcher Jon Adkins from the Padres in exchange for right-handed relief pitcher Heath Bell and left-handed relief pitcher Royce Ring. Adkins, 29, went 2-1 with a 3.98 ERA in 55 games for the Padres last season. In 54 1/3 innings, he allowed 55 hits, 26 runs, 24 earned, with 20 walks and 30 strikeouts. "Jon Adkins has had success on the major-league level and can pitch multiple innings," GM Omar Minaya said. "He's another quality arm to add to our bullpen."
Padres bring Adkins back up
(8/26/2006) The Padres placed pitcher Scott Williamson on the 15-day DL with an elbow strain and recalled right-hander Jon Adkins from Portland.
Adkins optioned to Triple-A
(8/22/2006) The Padres optioned RHP Jon Adkins to Triple-A Portland.
Adkins fumbles in relief
(6/27/2006) RHP Jon Adkins has apparently lost his sixth- and seventh-inning setup job less than two weeks after advancing into the prime spot ahead of Scott Linebrink and Trevor Hoffman. In his last five outings covering 2 2/3 innings, Adkins has allowed six runs on nine hits.
Adkins recalled by Padres
(5/12/2006) The Padres placed catcher Rob Bowen on the 15-day disabled list with a sprained left thumb and recalled outfielder-first baseman Paul McAnulty from Triple-A Portland on Friday. The club also recalled right-handed pitcher Jon Adkins from Portland and outrighted pitcher Dewon Brazelton to Triple-A. Bowen was hit by Prince Fielder's foul tip with two outs in the fourth inning of Friday's game against Milwaukee. He caught the last two pitches of the inning, then left the game.
Adkins demoted by Padres
(4/23/2006) The San Diego Padres activated center fielder Mike Cameron from the 15-day disabled list on Sunday and optioned pitcher Jon Adkins to Triple-A Portland.
Adkins purchased by Padres
(4/18/2006) The Padres purchased the contract of reliever Jon Adkins from the Beavers on Tuesday. Adkins, a right-hander, didn't allow an earned run in going 1-0 with two saves in five games with the Beavers.
Adkins reassigned to minors
(3/27/2006) The San Diego Padres released RHP Brian Sikorski on Monday. They also optioned C Pete Laforest to Portland of the PCL, sent RHP Jason Anderson and 1B Walter Young outright Portland and reassigned RHP Seth Etherton, RHP Jon Adkins, LHP Ryan Meaux, INF Ricky Gutierrez and OF Jack Cust to their minor league camp.
Adkins non-tendered, now FA
(12/22/2005) White Sox declined to offer 2006 contracts to RHP Jon Adkins, RHP Felix Diaz, INF Willie Harris and OF Timo Perez. The non-tendered players are now free agents. Adkins, a 28-year-old right-hander, spent most of 2005 at Triple-A Charlotte, going 4-9 with a 5.37 ERA in 23 games (21 starts). He was 2-4 with a 5.08 ERA in 59 relief outings with the Sox from 2003-05.