They’d like Scott Hairston back, but just for one year. They’re hoping that, by waiting him out and by offering him the playing time they have available, such an agreement can happen. At the least, given how much they’d play Hairston, they’re hoping that Hairston would keep them in the loop before committing to another club. source NY Post
The Mets have been rumored to be interested in Ben Francisco along with speculation about Jeff Baker. There's not much left if this game of chicken doesn't work in the Mets favor. Here's a list of outfielders I compiled two weeks ago...
Available free agent right handed outfielders
Available free agent left handed outfielders