Obviously, the Mets’ confidence in Ruben Gotay has limits. The team will announce within the next half hour they’ve acquired Minnesota second baseman Luis Castillo for a pair of minor leaguers.
The Mets haven’t confirmed that going to the Twins are Double-A catcher Drew Butera and Single-A outfielder Dustin Martin.
More details to follow. We’ve got Omar Minaya on a conference call in a few minutes.