The Mets are including some insurance coverage at first base.
New York has agreed to phrases with free agent Adrian Gonzalez pending a bodily, a supply confirmed to the Every day Information.
Gonzalez, a primary baseman, will probably cut up time at first relying on how a lot Dominic Smith, who was a late-season name up in 2017, impresses the Mets.
A five-time All-Star, Gonzalez, 35, compiled a .242/.287/.355 slash line in 71 video games because of again accidents with the NL Champion Dodgers final 12 months.
He was traded from Los Angeles to Atlana as a part of a five-player deal in December and launched two days later.