Found December 14, 2011 on Mets Merized Online:
PLAYERS: Jon Rauch
TEAMS: New York Mets
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It’s official – no turning back now… The Mets announced tonight they have signed RHP Jon Rauch to a one-year contract worth $3.5 million dollars. It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas… Original Post 12/6 According to Jim Duquette of MLB Network Radio, the Mets have agreed to terms on a one-year contract with RHP Jon Rauch. Duquette is reporting that the deal is for $3.5 million and is pending the physical. Rauch instantly takes over as the Mets tallest player. He went 5-4 with a 4.85 ERA and 1.35 WHIP in 53 games for the Blue Jays in 2011. He allowed 11 home runs, 14 walks and 56 hits in 52 innings while striking out 36 batters. My tweet from this afternoon says it all… I’m not a big Rauch fan…
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