According to reports, the Mets have interest in free-agent outfielder Nelson Cruz, though they have concerns about his $75 million asking price…
8:04 pm: The Yankees could be a player for Cruz, in the event they lose out on Carlos Beltran (Feinsand).
Dec. 2: MLB insiders predict Cruz will end up on either the Mets, White Sox, Astros or Mariners (Cerrone).
Nov. 28: Cruz is looking for a four-year, $75 million contract (Heyman).
Nov. 28: The Mets are definitely seeking a power-hitting corner outfielder, and are continuing to pursue Cruz, among others (Heyman).