The 32-year-old Gurriel, a longtime top player in Cuba, was officially declared a free agent last week, and he has drawn interest from a number of Major League teams.
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Those include the Mets, who will also be holding a private workout for Gurriel, as general manager Sandy Alderson said on Tuesday.
According to a source, the Astros, Giants and Yankees are also among the teams that have expressed interest in Gurriel and could be in line for a private workout.
David Adler is a reporter for MLB.com based in New York. Follow him on Twitter at @_dadler. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.