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Mets add Perez, Hernandez; lose Sanchez to injury

Updated: August 1, 2006, 9:32 AM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- After stellar setup man Duaner Sanchez dislocated his pitching shoulder in a taxi accident, the New York Mets quickly replenished their staff Monday by acquiring Roberto Hernandez and Oliver Perez from the Pittsburgh Pirates for outfielder Xavier Nady.

Sanchez was riding in a cab that got into an accident near the team's hotel in Florida on Sunday night, the Mets said. He flew back to New York on Monday and was being treated at a hospital.

The Mets expect to learn in about ...

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