In December 2007, Brito signed a minor league contract with the Washington Nationals. He began the 2008 season with the Double-A Harrisburg Senators before being promoted to Triple-A, but was released on April 16, 2008. On April 22, 2008, he signed a minor league contract with the New York Mets. He became a free agent at the end of the season. The last two seasons 2009–10 he has been pitching for the St. George Roadrunners of the Golden Baseball League.