Two sources denied to MLB.com that Farnsworth would be headed to the Reds, with one of the sources also denying Philadelphia as a possible landing spot.
Farnsworth, 37, was 0-3 with a 3.18 ERA in 19 games for the Mets before he was outrighted from their roster on Wednesday.
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