- Phil Hughes, still a Yankee - Check
- Joba Chamberlain, still a Yankee - Check
- Ian Kennedy, still a Yankee - Check
- Melky Cabrera, still a Yankee - Check
- Johan Santana, not traded to the Red Sox - Check
The New York Mets have come to the rescue. According to Bob Nightengale
, the Mets have "won" the Johan Santana sweepstakes with a package of Carlos Gomez, Phil Humber, Kevin Mulvey and Deolis Guerra.
It's not too often that I get to say, "Thank God for the Mets."
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for our Mets coverage of the deal. Hat tip to MLBTR
for the news.