Dickey to Jays very likely, could happen soon

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10:47 pm: Mets and Jays are close to a deal, as was the case earlier, but still no agreement is in place (Morosi, FoxSports).

10:36 pm: Though sources wouldn’t rule out the Angels and O’s, the Blue Jays emerged as the front-runners today after a flurry of teams contacted the Mets about Dickey (Carig, Newsday).

10:14 pm: To get D’Arnaud, I always heard it would take more than just Niese or Dickey, so there’s a chance more Mets are involved maybe (Matthew Cerrone).

8:00 pm: The Mets may be getting C prospect Travis D’Arnaud from the Blue Jays (Heyman, CBSSports)

8:00 pm: Gut feeling is D’Arnaud is in deal, according to person involved (Martino, Daily News).

8:00 pm: Jays had been insisting on Niese, not Dickey, in talks for D’Arnaud, so I’m fascinated by how this might be playing out (Matthew Cerrone).

6:54 pm: Orioles talked with Mets about Dickey, but saw no fit (Connoly, Baltimore Sun).

6:35 pm: The Mets do not expect a resolution to Dickey’s situation tonight (Carig, Newsday).

6:09 pm: Do not expect a resolution tonight, two people involved have said (DiComo, MLB.com).

5:35 pm: Mets must have a good offer from the Blue Jays, but it’s not done, since they’re still talking with at least the Angels and Orioles (Matthew Cerrone).

5:33 pm: Blue Jays and Mets have made progress, but have yet to reach an agreement (Morosi, FoxSports).

5:22 pm: High-level executive from a team that pursued Dickey believes he is being traded to Toronto (Morosi, FoxSports).

5:17 pm: Rangers GM Jon Daniels says if Dickey is being traded it is not to the Rangers (MLB Network Radio).

4:47 pm: The Rangers are not involved in trade talks for Dickey (T.R. Sullivan, MLB.com).

4:45 pm: Rangers are out, never offered both Mike Olt and pitching prospect Cody Buckel (Ken Rosenthal, FoxSports).

4:42 pm: Blue Jays entered the day believing that Dickey could be theirs in 24-48 hours (Davidoff, New York Post).

4:36 pm: Blue Jays are strong front runners (Andy Martino, Daily News).

4:32 pm: Angels still had interest this morning, but will first shop DH Kendry Morales in an effort to get a pitcher (Matthew Cerrone).

4:30 pm: Blue Jays prefer Jon Niese in a deal for C Travis D’Arnaud, but will move OF Anthony Gose and C J.P. Arencibia in a deal for Dickey, though Mets might need to give up a pitching prospect to get it done (Matthew Cerrone).

3:58 pm: Dickey will not do a contract extension with the Blue Jays (Sherman, New York Post).

3:55 pm: Mets have not talked about a contract with Dickey since Wednesday (Martino, Daily News).

3:49 pm: Orioles and Rangers don’t seem to be involved, Blue Jays are front runners (Heyman, CBS Sports).

3:38 pm: Dickey could be traded as early as today (Rubin, ESPN New York)

3:02 pm: Mets were engaged in intense trade talks for Dickey with Texas and Toronto yesterday, and Orioles have emerged with interest as well (Martino, Daily News).

2:40 pm: Jon Heyman of CBS Sports says the Angels and Blue Jays are two teams believed to have interest in acquiring Dickey.

10:38 am: The Mets are telling teams they have an acceptable trade offer for Dickey, but they are trying to get a better package (Rosenthal, FoxSports).