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Michael Conforto agreed to a one-year, $12.25 million deal with the Mets to avoid arbitration.
Conforto gets a nice pay raise in his final year of arbitration eligibility. He had a great season for the Mets in 2020 when he slashed 322/.412/.515 with nine homers and 31 RBI over 202 at-bats.
The Mets placed OF Michael Conforto on the 10-day IL with hamstring tightness.
Conforto has been trying to play through the injury but the Mets want to keep him healthy entering the offseason. The 27-year-old was fantastic this season, batting .322 nine homers and a .927 OPS in 54 games. He could be in line for a contract extension as he's set to enter salary arbitration for the final time this winter.
Michael Conforto (hamstring) returned to the Mets' lineup on Wednesday against the Rays.
Conforto missed the past two games with hamstring tightness. He's hitting second and serving as the Mets' DH tonight versus Tyler Glasnow and the Rays.
Michael Conforto was scratched from Monday's game against the Rays with hamstring tightness.
It's unclear when Conforto sustained the injury as he played on Sunday, going 0-for-4. Consider the outfielder day-to-day for now. The Mets should provide an update following the conclusion of Monday's game. Brandon Nimmo has shifted over to right field with Jeff McNeil playing in left, and Guillermo Heredia filling in at center against the Rays.
Mets outfielder Michael Conforto went 1-for-3 with a solo home run in Wednesday's win over the Orioles. The homer was his eighth of the season.
Conforto is somewhat quietly batting .340 this season with 30 runs scored, eight home runs, 27 RBI, and three stolen bases through 44 games.