Mets may swipe slugger from Orioles' grasp

Updated: January 9, 2004, 6:12 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

The Mets have made an offer to Vladimir Guerrero, and now may have more than just a puncher's chance to snag the coveted free agent.

Operating with a payroll set at $80 million, the Mets said on Friday they have talked with the free agent outfielder.

The Mets offer to Guerrero is beileved to be a three-year deal, according to several published reports. The deal is worth $30 million, and could be worth up to $40 million if Guerrero meets all the incentive clauses, according to Newsday.

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