The New York Mets have signed outfielder Chris Young to a one-year, $7.25 million, according to reports. Young, 30, has played eight years in the Major Leagues.
Young, last with the A's, has 144 career home runs and a career .235 batting average. In 2013, Young hit .200/.280/.379 with 12 HR and 40 RBI. He started 82 of his 107 games with the A's in 2013. He played all three outfield positions and DH for the Athletics.