Having already traded Scherzer, will the Mets trade Verlander?
The Rays are reportedly expected to be active before the Rule 5 protection deadline.
He is expected to take over baseball operations for another club and the Mets have long been interested in hiring him.
We take a quick look at some other non-contending teams’ bullpens for Mets targets.
An agreement is not yet close, but the Mets are looking to send a prospect package to Chicago that does not include top prospects Francisco Álvarez and Brett Baty.
The teams could find a match in trade talks.
Thus far, those are the trade rumors on deadline day.
It sure sounds like an extension could happen before the season begins on Thursday.
The team is reportedly discussing an extension with the superstar this week.
Springer represents one of the top free agents and fills a need for the team.
The Mets have been speaking with the free agent catcher since last week