Five key quotes as Jacob deGrom, Mets are on the clock The Mets have added infield depth.New York has signed free agent Adeiny Hechavarria to a minor-league contract, according to a report from Newsday, which cites an unidentified league source. The deal includes an invitation to MLB spring training, the report says. The Mets finished 2018 with a 77-85 record. They’ve made multiple moves this offseason, including acquiring Robinson Cano and Edwin Diaz from the Mariners as well as signing infielder Jed Lowrie. Robinson Cano feels 25 again heading into Mets’ spring training The 29-year-old has experience at both middle infield positions and third base. He has hit .254 over his seven-year career. Related News Source: The Mets signed Adeiny Hechavarria to a minor league deal with an invite to big league camp.Hechavarria, 29, is a glove-first shortstop who has also played second and third. He has a good shot at making the roster, which doesn’t have a second natural shortstop.— Tim Healey (@timbhealey) February 17, 2019Hechavarria registered a .247/.279/.345 slash line in 79 total games for the Rays, Pirates and Yankees last season. He also hit six home runs and tallied 31 RBIs.
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