The Mets are zeroing in on free-agent OF Curtis Granderson, there is interest on both sides and the Mets are optimistic as they continue to discuss a three- or four-year deal…
10:44 pm: The Mets are optimistic they will be able to sign Granderson (Carig, Lennon).
8:20 pm: The Cubs and White Sox have not shown interest in Granderson, even though both are looking for a left-handed power hitter (Rogers).
6:55 PM: Granderson could be seeking an average of $17 million per season (Heyman).
4:35 pm: The Mets and Granderson are talking, but a final deal does not seem imminent (DiComo).
3:15 pm: The Red Sox haven’t ruled out signing Granderson, but seem unwilling to give him more than a three-year deal (Edes)
1:25 pm: Granderson is looking to find another four-year offer, otherwise he may soon sign with the Mets (Cerrone).
12:15 pm: The Mets and Granderson are engaged in negotiations (Carig).
8:30 am: The Mets and Granderson see eye-to-eye on a three-year deal, but he’s still looking to get four; Mets are hopeful a deal can get done, according to people close to the team (Cerrone).
8:30 am: The Mets are moving forward on Granderson, while showing less interest in OF Nelson Cruz (Rosenthal).
7:44 am: Talks intensified Tuesday between the Mets and Granderson, who are discussing a three-year deal; Mets may need to guarantee a fourth year to get the deal done (Rubin).
Dec. 3: Alderson met with Granderson this past Sunday (Rosenthal).
Dec. 2: MLB insiders predict Granderson will end up on either the Mets, White Sox, Astros or Mariners (Cerrone).
Nov. 13: Despite the public statement, a Mets insider severely downplayed the likelihood of signing Granderson (Rubin).