Originally posted on Matthew Cerrone's Mets Blog  |  Last updated 1/4/12
Source: Mets’ signing of Omar Quintanilla does not impact pursuit of Jack Wilson-types.Team continues to look for backup SS. — Andy Martino (@SurfingTheMets) January 4, 2012 The Mets, Yankees, Giants and Cubs had been searching for a utility infielder, according to a report by Jon Heyman in late December, such as Edgar Renteria, Wilson, Ronny Cedeno, and Aaron Miles are still available. Heyman once reported that the Mets had talked with both Wilson and Cedeno. Wilson, 34, hit just .243 with a .274 OBP and just 9 extra base hits in 79 games between the Braves and Mariners last season.
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