Mets sign Hawkins to minor league deal

Updated: January 31, 2013

The New York Mets signed pitcher LaTroy
Hawkins to a minor league contract with an invite to spring training on

The 40-year-old right-hander went 2-3 with a 3.64 ERA over 42 innings pitched
with the Angels last season.

Over the course of his 18-year career with the Twins, Cubs, Giants, Orioles,
Rockies, Yankees, Astros, Brewers and Angels, Hawkins has gone 65-88 with a
4.45 ERA.