The Marlins and Jose Reyes are close to agreeing on a six-year, $110 million deal, according to a tweet from FOXSports.com’s Ken Rosenthal.
On MLB Network, Rosenthal said a deal could get done as soon as tonight.
Enrique Rojas of ESPN Deportes was first to report that the Marlins offered Reyes a six-year, $111 million contract.
The Mets were willing to go five years, $75-85 million with a sixth-year vesting option, according to Joel Sherman of the New York Post and SI.com’s Jon Heyman.
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