Mets pick up Alou's option, re-sign Easley
NEW YORK -- Moises Alou is staying with the New York Mets, and Damion Easley will return next season, too.
The Mets exercised their $7.5 million option on Alou's contract Wednesday, bringing back the 41-year-old left fielder who was limited to 87 games this season because of a quadriceps injury.
New York also re-signed Easley to a $950,000, one-year deal. The
backup infielder and outfielder provided a boost off the bench in
2007 before a badly sprained left ankle ended ...
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