This is the January 25, 2013 news archive. View today's Mets rumors and news.
Share TweetThis week's rumor centered around Michael Bourn, the game's top-ranked free-agent outfielder. The Mets have reportedly discussed petitioning Major League Baseball to allow them to keep their 11th overall Draft pick if they sign Bourn, who would normally…Source: MLB.com
Labor deal could thwart Mets' pursuit of BournUpdated Jan 25 Share TweetBaseball's owners succeeded in getting some cost certainty in their First-Year Player Draft budgets. They were happy about this. Meanwhile, players got the number of free agents requiring Draft pick compensation reduced. They were happy about that. Now,…Source: MLB.com