Mets plan to scout Hanrahan on Thursday

PHOENIX -- Mets personnel will be in attendance when free-agent closer Joel Hanrahan has

lastname Hanrahan a showcase for interested teams Thursday.

"We'll be there," a team official said.

Hanrahan, 32, is removed 11 months from Tommy John surgery. He made nine appearances last season with the Boston Red Sox before undergoing the May 16, 2013 elbow procedure.

The Mets have lost Bobby Parnell for the season, while Jose Valverde has surrendered three homers in his past two appearances.