Adding to my post from this afternoon, they Mets have entertained a reunion with former closer Francisco Rodriguez, a source told Marc Carig of Newsday.
K-Rod along with Jose Valverde are among a group of former closers who could bolster the team’s bullpen depth, writes Carig.
Speaking generally, Mets general manager Sandy Alderson said he will likely add at least one more arm to the bullpen.
“I just can’t tell you at this point who that will be,” Alderson said. “And I can’t tell you it’s going to be somebody that will displace Frankie either. We’re looking to help the pen in a variety of ways, provide some more depth and major league experience. I can’t really get into names because I’m not sure how it will turn out.”
Desperate times call for…
You may have noticed that the Mets have signed and/or invited an abundance of relief options to Spring Training which starts in 10 days. There may even be more arms on the way. In the last seven days alone, the Mets have signed