Mets almost certainly will pass on signing RHP Chris Young

Chris Young polaroidThe Mets are almost certainly taking a pass on signing free-agent RHP Chris Young, according to Andy Martino of the Daily News.

Yesterday, Jon Heyman of CBS Sports said the Mets view Aaron Laffey as the next option for the starting rotation.

Earlier this week, the Nationals granted Young his unconditional release after he opted out of his contract.