The Mets have signed free-agent RHPs Miguel Batista and Fernando Cabrera to minor league contracts, according to Anthony DiComo of MLB.com.
Also, the Mets have signed SS Sean Kazmar,” who will go directly to minor league camp,” Adam Rubin added on Twitter.
Batista appeared in nine games for the Mets and 26 games for the Cardinals in 2011. Overall, he had a 2.42 ERA in five starts and a 4.50 ERA in 30 relief appearances, during which he struck out 31 batters in 59 innings.
Cabrera did not pitch in the big leagues during 2011.