Meet the Mets
The two newest signings are expected to be depth pieces and the team should still be busy as the Winter Meetings approach.
David Stearns was used to working with smaller budgets in Milwaukee so he can balance both being frugal and spending big in his new role with the Mets.
The Mets are close to signing Vladi Guerrero, the son of Vladimir Guerrero, who could become an interesting prospect in the organization.
Around the National League East
Penn Murfee ends up back with the Braves after all.
Around Major League Baseball
The Royals signed Garrett Hampson to a one-year deal worth $2 million.
The Reds signed reliever Emilio Pagán for two years but the contract includes an opt-out after the first year.
Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue
Chris McShane tries to find the Mets some outfielders this offseason.
This Date in Mets History
On this date in 2012, David Wright signed a seven-year contract extension worth $122 million which was the largest in Mets history at the time.