Bartolo Colon To Sign 1-Year $7.25 Million Deal with Mets
The New York Mets have re-signed free agent starting pitcher Bartolo Colon.
Sources: #Mets in agreement with Bartolo Colon on one-year, $7.25M contract, pending physical. Initial reports of deal came from DR.
— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) December 16, 2015
This signing was rumored after the Mets traded Jonathan Niese to the Pittsburgh Pirates for Neil Walker.
Bartolo Colon completes the Mets steller rotation for 2016. Jacob Degrom, Noah Syndergaard, Matt Harvey, Steven Matz, and Bartolo Colon. Zack Wheeler will also be in the mix when he recovers from Tommy John surgery.