Report: Johan Santana, Mets Agree To Contract Extension... | Sharapova's Thigh

According to the NY Post. The details of the contract have not yet been released. So if he passes the physical, the trade is complete. On paper anyway, The Mets have to be the favorites right now in the NL, and are clearly the favorites in the NL East at least.

Jon Heyman of Says:

The Mets and star pitcher Johan Santana have agreed on a record deal to complete his trade to New York, sources said. The deal is pending a physical, which has been scheduled for Saturday.

Update(2/2/08, 2 PM MT). Looks like it's official...


Johan Santana passed his physical Saturday, the Mets said, and his trade to New York is expected to be announced later in the day.

The Twins will receive Carlos Gomez, Deolis Guerra, Kevin Mulvey and Philip Humber.