OF Clearer with Bourn, Indians Pact

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OF Clearer with Bourn, Indians Pact
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The Mets had a competitive four-year offer out to Michael Bourn, but would not have signed the free-agent outfielder unless the 11th overall pick in the draft became protected, a major league source told ESPNNewYork.com. Bourn instead opted for a four-year, $48 million deal with the Cleveland Indians, The Plain Dealer's Paul Hoynes tweeted.

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