Presently, the Mets' rotation consists of [Tom] Glavine, Orlando Hernandez, John Maine, Oliver Perez and a fifth starter to be found among Philip Humber, Michael Pelfrey, Dave Williams and Jason Vargas (they won't get Pedro Martinez back until July or August). To say the least, that's not a Vida Guerra-quality back end.
For comparative purposes:
And how does this relate to the Dodgers? MLB Trade Rumors says there's speculation the Mets could trade for a pitcher, possibly Brad Penny.
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