How the Mets/Justin Verlander deal came together

Andy Martino

Justin Verlander / SAN DIEGO — Even when the Mets were negotiating with Jacob deGrom, they were enamored with Justin Verlander. Sure, deGrom was their homegrown ace, but Verlander seemed to fit so much better. He required a shorter-term deal. He was a fan of cutting-edge analytics and technology. He […]