Mets dismiss 'conversations' with Cruz

Nelson Cruz

Nelson Cruz

#17 RF
Texas Rangers

2013 STATS

  • GM109
  • HR27

  • RBI76

  • R49

  • OBP.327

  • AVG.266

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- A Mets official severely downplayed a report that the Mets were engaged in continued dialogue with free-agent outfielder Nelson Cruz.

Asked if it was a stretch to say "conversations" were ongoing, the official said: "Very much so."