New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - The New York Mets have signed veteran
starter Bartolo Colon.
The Post revealed on Wednesday the deal is worth $20 million over the next two
years and is contingent upon the Dominican hurler passing a physical.
The corpulent 40-year-old right-hander finished the 2013 campaign with an 18-6
record and 2.65 earned run average in 190 1/3 innings over 30 starts for the
AL West champion Oakland Athletics -- earning him an All-Star nod for the
first time since 2005.
Colon entered the league in 1997 with the Cleveland Indians, and has put
together a 189-128 mark and 3.94 ERA in 411 appearances, all but six as a
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