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Dec. 5: The latest on Nelson Cruz

According to reports, the Mets have interest in free-agent outfielder Nelson Cruz, though they have concerns about his $75 million asking price. The Mets, Orioles, and possibly the Yankees have all expressed interest in Cruz…

1:42 pm: The Orioles are pursuing Cruz (Morosi).

Dec. 3: 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).

Nov. 22: The Mets remain interested in Cruz (Rosenthal), even after the signing of free-agent OF Chris Young.

Nov. 13: Mets are “going hard” after Cruz (Ackert), but a follow up report indicates their interest is overstated (Rubin).