Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Could Frank Francisco be Mets main target

Ken Davidoff of Newsday reports the Mets have met with representatives of Frank Francisco.  The 32 y/o right hander spent his first six seasons with the Texas Rangers, in Texas he was mostly a middle reliever and set-up man but in 2009 he recorded 25 saves in 42 appearances with a 3.83 ERA.  Last year was his first time as a free agent and he signed a one year deal worth 4M with the Blue Jays.  He appeared in 54 games for Toronto where he recorded 17 saves and an a 3.55 ERA.  Furthermore, Joe DeMayo has heard Francisco is one of the Mets primary relieving targets and they're willing to go two years...