Found September 25, 2013 on MLB Injury News:
Bronson Arroyo is scheduled to be a free agent at the end of the season and is likely going to garner some interest on the open market. The 36-year old Arroyo would be a good addition for a team on a one or two-year deal. The New York Mets may target starting pitcher Bronson Arroyo this winter, multiple industry sources told Mike Puma of the New York Post. One talent evaluator told Puma that it's a "no brainer" that the Mets would pursue Arroyo. Arroyo told Puma that the Mets are a team "I would look at" in free agency. Here is Puma with more: "The fact the Mets hold spring training in Arroyo’s home state of Florida may help the team’s chances of signing him if all other factors are close to equal. Aaron Harang, who spent five seasons as Arroyo’s teammate with the Reds, indicated the club’s decision to move camp from Florida to Arizona in 2010 didn’t excite many of the veterans." It sounds like there is mutual interest between the Mets and Arroyo, but it is no guarantee that he ends up in New York. Arroyo would bring a veteran presence to a young Mets starting rotation and would definitely help them progress. On the season, Arroyo is 14-11 with a 3.60 ERA and a 122/33 strikeout-to-walk ratio. If his 3.60 ERA remains the same, it would be his best ERA since 2006 where he posted a 3.29 ERA. Follow Robert on Twitter @RobertMurrayMLB Follow @mlbinjurynews Looking for fantasy baseball advice?

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