Bourn's asking price
January, 31, 2013
By Jason A. Churchill | ESPN Insider
The top free agent left on the market is centerfielder Michael Bourn, and there may be as many as eight teams with some level of interest. One of those clubs is the New York Mets. It appears, however, that the price is prohibitive for GM Sandy Alderson, reports FOXSports.com's Ken Rosenthal, and a wonky compensation rule may be the main reason why.