The New York Mets are “very close to pulling off a big trade,” according to Marc Carig of Newsday. Andy Martino of the New York Daily News is reporting that there is “momentum” toward a big deal.
Told Mets are indeed very close to pulling off a big trade. No sense of who it is, but chance it’s a big bat.
— Marc Carig (@MarcCarig) July 29, 2015
Mets working on a trade. Not sure when of it will be done, but there's momentum. Like others, hearing it's so called big bat
— Andy Martino (@MartinoNYDN) July 29, 2015
Names like Carlos Gonzalez of the Rockies, Gerardo Parra of the Brewers, Justin Upton of the Padres, Carlos Gomez of the Brewers and Jay Bruce of the Reds could all be candidates to be heading to New York. A dark horse could be Yasiel Puig, but a deal involving the Dodger is highly unlikely.
New York will most likely be shipping off one of their many talented pitching prospects. Here’s our top prospects in the Mets organization.