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Yoenis Cespedes is staying in New York, a source confirmed to MLB Network’s Jon Paul Morosi on Tuesday.

FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal first reported that the Mets reached a deal with the free-agent outfielder, pending a physical. Terms of the contract, which is the biggest deal in Mets history, are for four years and $110 million, along with a full no-trade clause. The club has not confirmed.

Cespedes will get $22.5 million in 2017, $29 million in ’18, $29 million in ’19 and $29.5 million in ’20, according to Jon Heyman of MLB Network.

The average annual value of the contract is $27.5 million, which is the most for an outfielder and is tied with Alex Rodriguez‘s deal with the Yankees. It’s the second-highest average annual value for a position player after Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera, and the contract ties for the highest average annual salary for a free-agent position player.

Cespedes, 31, hit .280/.354/.530 with 31 home runs and 86 RBIs in 132 games for the Mets last season.

Cash Kruth is a reporter for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter at @cashkruth. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.


Source: Mets News / Cespedes, Mets agree to 4-year, 0 million deal