Jordany Valedespin is drawing interest from at least four teams, while playing in the Dominican Winter League (Cotillo, Dec. 16).
The Mets non-tendered the controversial Valdespin in early December, which made him a free agent.
“He has got his act together and is working hard to make a difference on the field, for whoever signs him,” a source said (Cotillo, Dec. 16).
Matthew Cerrone, Lead Writer
Well, I think it’s safe to assume the Mets are not one of the four teams. It’s hard to imagine someone doing what he did — melting down in front of the GM and manager, cursing everyone out, being demoted and suspended — and finding his way back to their big-league clubhouse, especially considering he hit just .188 while in uniform. But, I guess crazier things have happened in baseball. I wish him well. He’s a talented kid. I hope he finds his way, I just doubt it will be in Queens…