Marcus Stroman accepts qualifying offer, will return to Mets in 2021

Danny Abriano
Marcus Stroman lets out a primal scream while walking off the mound
Marcus Stroman lets out a primal scream while walking off the mound

Marcus Stroman has accepted the Mets' qualifying offer and will be back in Queens for the 2021 season.

The news was announced by Stroman on Twitter.

Stroman, who opted out of the 2020 season due to COVID-19 concerns, will earn $18.9 million this coming season.

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