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New York Mets Interested in Michael Conforto Reunion

The Mets are reportedly interested in a reunion with Michael Conforto.
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LAS VEGAS - A blast from the past.

According to Will Sammon of The Athletic, the Mets are considering a reunion with free agent outfielder Michael Conforto.

Conforto could be a potential Plan B option in the outfield if the Mets lose Brandon Nimmo, who's also a free agent.

Should Nimmo leave, the Mets could potentially shift Starling Marte from right field to center field, and then sign a corner outfielder such as Conforto.

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The Mets extended the qualifying offer to Conforto last offseason, but did not pursue him after he declined this initial offer.

Conforto did not sign with a team and missed all of 2022 due to a shoulder injury that required surgery.

He is now healthy and his agent Scott Boras says he is drawing interest from a number of teams.

Conforto played for the Mets from 2015-2021. He may have to sign a one-year prove it deal with a team.

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