The Mets are finalizing a exchange in the direction of choose Cubs shortstop Javier Báez, in accordance in the direction of ESPN Jeff Passan . Fresh new York will moreover be obtaining immediately-passed reduction pitcher Trevor Williams as portion of the settlement. For every a number of experiments, Mets centre fielder Pete Crow-Armstrongthe business 5th-perfect possibility in accordance in the direction of MLB will be likely in direction of the Cubs. The offer is pending medicals. MLB Community Mark Feinsand initially stated the exchange.Báez, a 2-period All-Star, will be part of Francisco Lindor within the staff infield. Once requested previous this 7 days regarding a prospective upcoming desired destination, Báez instructed Mega 106.9 FM that if he went in direction of no cost organization this summer season, I would which includes towards enjoy with Francisco Lindor. I liked taking part in with him in just the Globe [Baseball] Regular, Báez extra, referring in direction of the year they invested jointly upon the Puerto Rican countrywide staff.It is the simply just decision I would just take toward enjoy moment foundation if it is towards participate in with him , in different ways I keep on being actively playing at shortstop. Báez is one more participant in opposition to the 2016 Cubs International Sequence workers in direction of be traded prior to MLB exchange deadline. Previous this 7 days, Chicago delivered 1st basemanAnthony Rizzo in the direction of the Yankees. Upon Friday, they dealt closerCraig Kimbrel towards the White Sox. Báez struggled closing year, hitting only and recording accurately 8 dwelling operates and 24 RBIs. This period, he discovered an uptick in just his creation, batting 248 though recording 22 dwelling operates and 65 RBIs. Regretably, he prospects the Countrywide League within strikeouts with . The Mets at present sit atop the Nationwide League East and are seeking in the direction of deliver their initial postseason visual appeal due to the fact 2016 , the moment they missing towards the Royals within the Worldwide Sequence.