The Mets announced they have signed RHP Bartolo Colon to a two-year contract.
Colon, 40, was 18-6 with a 2.65 ERA in 30 starts during 190 innings for the A’s last season.
He has started 29, 24 and 30 games during each of the last three seasons. He has a 3.94 ERA in 405 starts in his career.
Over the last three years (2011-2013), Colon has posted the 10th-lowest ERA (3.32) in the AL and has thrown over 500 innings (507).