Suitors lining up for Fuentes
The Mets, who lost their closer
Fuentes, 33, may be an excellent fallback candidate for several teams. It has been speculated that he should receive a three-year deal in the range of $36 million to $39 million, but in this environment, that may be the baseline. Fuentes went 1-5 with 30 saves and a 2.73 ERA and he struck out 82 batters while walking only 22 and allowing 47 hits in 62 2/3 innings with the Rockies.
The Rockies love Fuentes but have determined he's out of their price range.
"He'll be loved wherever he goes,'' said