Matthew Cerrone's MetsBlog is reporting, via WFAN's Mike Francesa, that the Mets are checking out Roy's license plates.
The thing is, the Astros are in play, and they’re a disaster… and so, if ever there was a time to move oswalt, this is it… he’s healthy, for now, he’s effective, for now, his team is in desperate need of prospects and there are plenty of teams around the league in need of a front-line pitcher… the problem is, who would such a deal cost in prospects…
It also links to this ESPN NY blog item:
A source familiar with the Houston Astros' thinking doesn't believe right-hander Roy Oswalt will end up with the Mets, assuming he does get traded.
"They may sniff, but have no chance," the source said regarding the Mets.