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Report: Infielder Wilmer Flores Agrees to One-Year Deal With Diamondbacks

Wilmer Flores spent the first six years of his MLB career with the Mets.

After spending his entire MLB career with the Mets, free-agent infielder Wilmer Flores agreed to a one-year deal to join the Arizona Diamondbacks, Jeff Passan of reports.

Passan reports the deal is for $3.75 million and there is a club option for 2020 worth $6 million with a $500,000 buyout. The deal includes a guaranteed $4.25 million.

Last season, Flores had a slash line of .267/.319/.417 to go with 25 doubles, 11 home runs and 51 RBIs in 126 games. In 2017, Flores had a slugging percentage of .488 as he hit a career-high 18 homers to go with 17 doubles and one triple.

During his career, Flores has proven to be as versatile as they come as a defender, starting 77 games at second base, 111 at first base, 128 at third and 148 at shortstop. But, he hasn't played short since 2016. The 27-year-old has appeared in at least 100 games each year since 2015 after appearing in just 27 and 78 in his first two years in the majors.

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Last season, the Diamondbacks went 82–80 and finished third in the NL West.