Found January 06, 2012 on
NEW YORK (AP) -- A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that shortstop Ronny Cedeno and the New York Mets have agreed to a one-year, $1.15 million contract.

Mets Sign Middle Infielder Ronny Cedeno

Infielder Ronny Cedeno has agreed to a one year deal with the New York Mets according to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. The deal is worth about $1.1 million and is pending a physical. Cedeno will fill a bench role and backup Ruben Tejada at shortstop and possibly Daniel Murphy at second base for the Mets. Last season, he hit .249 with two homers and 32 RBIs in 413 at-bats for...

Mets sign Cedeno

Ronny Cedeno has accepted the Mets’ offer and will come on board as the team’s backup middle infielder, a source familiar with the Mets tells The deal is worth roughly $1.1 million. Cedeno, who can play second base and shortstop, is an excellent fielder with a lot of speed. The only thing with Cedeno is that he can’t hit the ball for his life. He has 33 homeruns...

Mets close to deal with veteran shortstop Ronny Cedeno

Cedeno hit .249 for Pittsburgh last year

MLB News: Cantu to One Coast Cedeno to the Other

Ronny Cedeno will help Ruben Tejada adapt to being an every day player with the New York Mets.Jorge Cantu could be headed to the west coast while Ronny Cedeno is headed to the east coast. Cantu and the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim are reportedly close to finalizing a minor league deal while Cedeno and the New York Mets agreed to a $1.15 million one year contract.Cantu began last...

Mets, Ronny Cedeno May Be Nearing Deal

The Mets and free agent shortstop Ronny Cedeno have reached a critical point in their negotiations, according to Adam Rubin of They haven't agreed to a deal yet, but there could be a verdict soon, Rubin reports.

Mets add Cedeno to bolster infield depth

The Mets now appear completely set in at least one roster area, agreeing to terms Friday with infielder Ronny Cedeno on a one-year deal, according to a person with knowledge of the situation.

Veteran Ronny Cedeno joins NY Mets

The Mets added a veteran backup shortstop Friday, agreeing to a one-year deal with former Cub, Pirate and Mariner Ronny Cedeno, according to two baseball sources with knowledge of the contract. Cedeno is slated to earn about $1.2 million plus incentives next season as insurance for Jose Reyes’ replacement, Ruben Tejada.

Mets Add SS Cedeno, Bring Back Hairston And Other Minor Moves

Since the Mets made their splash at the Winter Meetings about month ago they had been relatively quiet until this past week.  None of the moves that were made will wow you, but they filled some holes with quality yet affordable bench players who can start and fill in if necessary. SS-Ronny Cedeno: Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports  has reported via Twitter that Ronny Cedeno has agreed...

Roster discussion- Two need to go...

This week the Mets signed two players to major league contracts, Scott Hairston is believed to have already been to NY for his physical and Ronny Cedeno's contract is awaiting a physical.With Mets roster already at 40 they need to make two moves; they can cut players outright, DFA a player hope they can make it through waivers and accept the assignment ( if they have the option...

Will Justin Turner Get Caught In A Numbers Game

As was reported on MMO yesterday, the New York Mets have signed defensive-minded shortstop Ronny Cedeno to a one-year, $1.1 million dollar contract. Cedeno, 28, was the Pirates starting shortstop since they acquired him in 2009. In 313 games for the Bucs, Cedeno batted a meager .254/.297/.367/.664 in 1,126 plate appearances. Obviously he’s here for one purpose and that is to...
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