Zach Britton

Black Friday shopping tips for the Mets and new GM Brodie Van Wagenen

Black Friday shopping tips for the Mets and new GM Brodie Van Wagenen

Stuffed with turkey and the pumpkin pie long gone, it’s time to start Black Friday bargain hunting.

While today is the day to get the best deals on TVs, computers, clothes and maybe even a new car, this is also the time that baseball executives start thinking about bargains, too.

With the Winter Meetings just two weeks away, and the test to see if the free agent market is going to meander like last year or pick up steam, there are some deals in spots where the Mets need upgrades out there to be made if new GM Brodie Van Wagenen is looking for them.

The Mets need to bulk up the back end of their bullpen. After trading away Jeurys Familia and allowing A.J. Ramos to walk,...

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