Mets bring back Bruce for 3 years, $39M

Jay Bruce is set to return to the Mets on a new three year deal

The Mets (70-92) will hope Bruce's power can help them improve upon their fourth-place NL East finish past year, and get them back into postseason contention. He hit 36 homers and drove in 101 runs last season.

Bruce spent 153 games with the Mets between 2016 and 2017 after the Mets acquired him from the Reds and before NY dealt him to the Indians last August. But the team needs one more above average arm to really make this area one of strength.

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Conforto hit 27 home runs last season and made his first career All-Star team before suffering a dislocated shoulder in August and undergoing surgery to fix a torn posterior capsule. After he was dealt to the Indians in August, he hit.248 with seven home runs and 26 RBIs in 43 games for the Indians.

In a slow off-season for free agents, the Mets were always interested in re-signing Bruce, and they moved aggressively on Wednesday to complete the deal. All while reducing a payroll that hit $155 million last season. Bruce liked the direction of the team under Mickey Callaway, their new manager.

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The Mets signed reliever Anthony Swarzak to a two-year, $14-million deal in December, but it was unclear whether they would open their wallet any more.

Jay Bruce deal with #Mets is backloaded. The average annual value of Bruce's deal is $13 million, which would have swallowed up almost the entire pool of money the Giants have left to add to their payroll this offseason.

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As the offseason began, Bruce was reportedly seeking a five-year contract and was linked to the Giants and Astros. He was acquired from Cincinnati in 2016 and played 50 games for NY that season, followed by 103 games in 2017 before coming to the Tribe. Dilson Herrera and pitcher Max Wotell in August 2016, then traded him to Cleveland for minor league pitcher Ryder Ryan during the stretch drive last summer.

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