Mets sign ex-Cubs utility man Jose Martinez to one-year deal

The Mets just keep making moves. The Amazin’s have signed INF/OF Jose Martinez to a split one-year contract on Thursday, the team announced. The deal is worth $1 million with $500,000 in incentives if Martinez is added to the major league roster — $225,000 in incentives if he remains in the minors, according to MLB.com. Martinez is a righty bat and the Mets lineup is very left-heavy. He also can play both left and right field and first base. So. adding Martinez makes sense for a Mets roster lacking in overall balance. Martinez, 32, has played for three teams over his five-year major league car…

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