Rick Ankiel went 2-for-4 with a home run and two RBI but the Mets fell to the Cardinals on Wednesday.
Mets manager Terry Collins said Monday that Rick Ankiel and Juan Lagares will platoon in center field.
Mets signed OF Rick Ankiel to a one-year contract.
Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports that the Mets are "in talks on a deal" with outfielder Rick Ankiel.
Astros released OF Rick Ankiel.
Astros designated OF Rick Ankiel for assignment.
Rick Ankiel hit his fifth home run of the season Monday against the Mariners.
Rick Ankiel belted his fourth homer of the season, helping to power the Astros to a 3-2 victory over the Indians on Friday.
Rick Ankiel delivered his second pinch-hit homer of the season Wednesday in the ninth inning against the A's.
Pinch-hitter Rick Ankiel delivered a three-run homer off Derek Lowe in the bottom of the sixth as the Astros beat the Rangers 8-2 on Sunday.
Astros purchased the contract of OF Rick Ankiel from Triple-A Oklahoma City.
Rick Ankiel homered, doubled and drove in four runs in the Astros' 11-4 rout of the Tigers on Thursday.
Rick Ankiel came off the bench to supply the Astros' only two hits -- a double and a homer -- Saturday against the Braves.
Rick Ankiel went 2-for-2 with a home run Thursday as the Astros topped a Yankees split-squad 7-6.