No more Cowgill: Collin traded to Angels

June, 25, 2013
6/25/13
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CHICAGO -- Collin Cowgill, who had been designated for assignment by the Mets, has been traded to the Los Angeles Angels for minor league outfielder Kyle Johnson.

Johnson, 23, hit .308 (76-for-247) with two homers, 30 RBIs and 30 steals in 68 games with Class A Burlington in the Midwest League. He will join low-A Savannah. Johnson is not on the 40-man roster.

Johnson was selected in the 25th round in 2012 out of the Washington State University.

Cowgill, 27, hit .180 with two homers in 61 at-bats during his brief Mets career.
Adam Rubin has covered the Mets since 2003. He's a graduate of Mepham High School on Long Island and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He joined ESPNNewYork after spending 10 years at the New York Daily News.
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