Mets closer Jeurys Familia settles for $4.1M

NEW YORK -- Closer Jeurys Familia has agreed to a $4.1-million contract with the New York Mets for the 2016 season to avoid arbitration.

The agreement with Familia means the Mets will have no arbitration hearings.

Familia had requested $4.8 million, with the Mets countering at $3.3 million.