MLB Trade Rumors: 5 Closers the New York Mets Are Likely to Pursue

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MLB Trade Rumors: 5 Closers the New York Mets Are Likely to Pursue
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Now that Joe Nathan has signed a two-year contract to become the Texas Rangers' new closer, it looks like the Mets may have to turn to other options for their new closer in 2012.

A new closer has become one of the Mets' top priorities during an offseason in which the team is desperately trying to lower its payroll.

In fact, a new closer may be one of the only players that general manager Sandy Alderson will sign to a multi-year contract this offseason.

Here are five potential candidates to fill the Mets' opening at closer.

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