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Carlos Beltran wants NL, no DH

Updated: July 26, 2011, 10:45 AM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

MIAMI -- Carlos Beltran would not rule out accepting a trade to any of the five primary teams in pursuit of him, but the on-the-block Met expressed a strong preference to remain in the National League and in right field.

Beltran said he was uninterested in serving as a designated hitter even twice a week, and noted he is not keen on facing unfamiliar American League pitching.

"Right now, when they approach me about the teams, then I will decide if I would love to go to that ...

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