Oswalt to Mets: highly unlikely

April, 21, 2010
4/21/10
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A source familiar with the Houston Astros' thinking doesn't believe right-hander Roy Oswalt will end up with the Mets, assuming he does get traded.

"They may sniff, but have no chance," the source said regarding the Mets.

Oswalt, 32, has a no-trade clause and has never shown an affinity for New York. He's earning $15 million this season, $16 million next year and has a 2012 option with a $2 million buyout.

The three-time All-Star is 1-2 with a 2.37 ERA in three starts this season.

Adam Rubin

ESPN Staff Writer
Adam Rubin has covered the Mets since 2003. He's a graduate of Mepham High School on Long Island and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He joined ESPNNewYork after spending 10 years at the New York Daily News.
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WINS LEADER
Hansel Robles
WINS ERA SO IP
4 6.23 23 21
OTHER LEADERS
BAM. Conforto .336
HRM. Conforto 13
RBIM. Conforto 32
RM. Conforto 35
OPSM. Conforto 1.123
ERAJ. deGrom 3.56
SOJ. deGrom 76