Mets aren’t interested in Torii Hunter

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The Mets are not one of the seven teams reported to have interest in free agent outfielder Torii Hunter, per Newsday’s Marc Carig. They could certainly use another offensively-potent corner outfielder, but the 39-year-old is not in GM Sandy Alderson’s plans.

All three of Hunter’s triple-slash stats dipped compared to his 2013 output, but the veteran was still productive, hitting¬†.286/.319/.446 with 17 home runs and 83 RBI in 586 plate appearances. Meanwhile, the Mets finished in the bottom-third of the majors in terms of OPS from their outfielders — their aggregate .683 OPS ranked 24th of 30.