The Mets have claimed right-handed pitcher Ryan Reid from the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Reid, 28, had a 1.64 ERA in seven relief appearances for the Pirates last season, including his major league debut on June 3.

Reid's fastball averaged 91.9 mph during his big-league activity. He also possesses a slider and a rarely used changeup.

He went 7-2 with a 2.73 ERA and 1.197 WHIP during 36 relief appearances with Triple-A Indianapolis last season