Cards going 'hard' for Dotel

Octavio Dotel

Octavio Dotel

#28 RP
St. Louis Cardinals

2011 STATS

  • GM65
  • W5

  • L4

  • BB17

  • K62

  • ERA3.50

If the Mets are focused on second-tier closing candidates, Octavio Dotel may not materialize. An NL executive said the St. Louis Cardinals are pushing "hard" to sign Dotel.

The same executive projected Matt Capps would be a perfect match for the Mets at the salary the club is looking to spend.