Fan favorite Bartolo Colon and the Mets finalized a $7.25 million, one-year contract that will keep the pitcher in New York for a third year.
“I've had a great experience in New York,” Colon said through a translator. “The fans are great, being part of the postseason was great. I'll do anything Terry (Collins) wants me to do this year, start or relieve. I just want to help us get back to the World Series”
The 42-year-old right-hander was 14-13 with a 4.16 ERA in 31 starts and two relief appearances this year, then had a 2.08 ERA in seven relief appearances during the postseason.
On Sept. 5 against Miami, he became the oldest Mets...