Meet the Mets
The Mets have agreed to a one-year, $2 million contract with relief pitcher Jorge López.
The Mets and Pete Alonso haven’t yet discussed a contract extension this offseason.
Major League Baseball’s weird investigation into injured list misuse by Billy Eppler is expected to be complete by the end of the year.
Mookie Wilson and his wife Rosa are spending a week in London to promote the Mets’ series there next season.
Around the National League East
The Nationals signed Nick Senzel.
Around Major League Baseball
Whether or not the Yankees are able to sign Juan Soto to a long-term contract is something to worry about after the 2024 season, writes David Lennon.
Speaking of the Yankees and the fact that it’s almost 2024, Cameron Maybin tweeted about the team’s facial hair policy.
Deesha Thosar writes that the Yankees still have work to do after the Soto trade.
The Yankees have interest in reliever Jordan Hicks.
Moving on from the slew of Yankees links, the Rays say that they won’t be changing the “Tampa Bay” part of their name.
The Orioles could be sold.
The Red Sox had interest in bringing Eduardo Rodriguez back but wanted to wait on the resolution of Yoshinobu Yamamoto’s free agency.
The fact that Juan Soto has been traded twice at this point of his incredible career is something, writes Craig Goldstein.
Jeimer Candelario signed a three-year deal with the Reds.
This Date in Mets History
A couple of significant lefties made their Mets departures on December 8 in years past.