Born on this date:
• Bob Moorhead (1938)
• Charlie Greene (1971)
• Robert Carson (1989)
Died on this date:
• Ed Bouchee (2013)
New York Mets released Rich Sauveur on January 23, 1992.
Philadelphia Phillies signed Yorkis Perez of the New York Mets as a free agent on January 23, 1998.
Houston Astros signed relief pitcher John Franco of the New York Mets as a free agent on January 23, 2005.
New York Mets signed free agent relief pitcher Ricardo Rincon on January 23, 2008.
Cleveland Indians signed relief David Aardsma of the New York Mets as a free agent on January 23, 2014.