Manager Mike Matheny said in July, Isringhausen told him to "slow that kid down."
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"All I need is a chance to throw in spring somewhere and hope for the best," said Isringhausen, who was drafted by the Mets in 1991. "I'm just asking for a chance. No expectations. We'll have fun with it and throw the baseball."
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