Rafael Furcal to a one-year contract to be their starting second baseman.
The deal is pending a physical and believed to be worth $3.5 million plus incentives...
The Mets were very interested in Furcal when free agency started, but they’re interest faded shortly after that..
Furcal, 36, played in 121 games with St. Louis in 2012, but did not play at all in 2013 due to Tommy John surgery. He is a career .281 hitter with a .346 OBP over 13 seasons.