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Pedro Martinez is planning to keep pitching, his agent, Fern Cuza, tells SI.com. "He's definitely coming back,'' Cuza said. "He's got all the baggage behind him. He's ready to go get it. It'll be fun to see the old Pedro again.''

According to Cuza, multiple teams already have checked in about the Hall-of-Fame-bound righthander. Cuza, who's in the Dominican now to see Martinez and Moises Alou, another ex-Met, said Pedro isn't ruling out the Mets -- although, they may be more concerned at the moment about filling out the back end of their bullpen and finding a younger starter or two to fit in behind ace Johan Santana.
"I think the Mets are a possibility. They know him better than most,'' Cuza said. "They know the condition he's in. They know about the personal problems that affected him last year. When Pedro's healthy, he's one of the best, and he's healthy.'' Martinez was out four months after an early hamstring injury last season. He also had to deal with the death of his beloved father. He finished the season 5-6 with a 5.61 ERA in 20 starts.

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