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Your Saturday morning dose of New York Mets, Major League Baseball news, notes, and links.
Meet the Mets
With Francisco Liriano agreeing to a two-year contract with the Pirates, the Mets' focus for their fifth starter has apparently turned towards the likes of Carl Pavano, along with Joe Saunders, Shaun Marcum, and Chris Young.
Around the Majors
In the realm of injury prone pitchers signing minor league deals, the Indians signed former Mets prospect Scott Kazmir, the Twins signed righty Rich Harden, and the Mariners signed Jeremy Bonderman.
Yesterday At AA
Steve Sypa profiled 22-year old Cuban infielder Aledmis Diaz. If he could play second base, he looks like he could be interesting.
On December 21, 2009 the Mets added a man named Robert Allen Dickey to the organization. Amazin' Avenue was never the same.