The Mets will acquire Robinson Cano and Edwin Diaz from the Mariners, according to multiple reports.
Cano/Diaz deal to Mets is agreed to, pending physicals #mets #Mariners
— Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) December 2, 2018
The Mariners will reportedly receive Jarred Kelenic, Justin Dunn, Gerson Bautista, Anthony Swarzak and Jay Bruce.
There is also money involved in the deal as the Mariners will cover Swarzac and Bruce’s remaining contracts. The Mets will owe Cano five years and $63 million, according to the New York Post.
Full deal is Diaz, Cano and $20M to #Mets for Bruce, Swarzak, Kelenic, Dunn and Bautista. Mets will pay Cano 5 yrs $63M once subtract how much owe Bruce/Swarzak plus $20M
— Joel Sherman (@Joelsherman1) December 2, 2018
Cano has five years remaining on the 10-year, $240 million contract he signed with the Mariners in 2014.
According to MLB.com, the physical for Diaz is already complete.
Edwin Diaz’s medical information has been approved as part of the #Mets and #Mariners trade, source says, as the deal continues moving toward completion. @MLBNetwork @MLB
— Jon Morosi (@jonmorosi) December 2, 2018