Originally written on BlackSportsOnline  |  Last updated 6/13/13
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  So now it’s come to this. After a series of emails were leaked to Deadspin, the Mets had no choice but to admit they stooped down to hitting up a cougar/cub dating website to help promote David Wright’s All Star Game bid. Wright lost out to Giant’s 3rd baseman Pedro Sandoval last year, and this year Sandoval already has a lead on him. With this year’s games taking place at CitiField the Mets went the extra effort to help Wright get into the game. Where idea to hit up CougarLife.com came from was Wright being voted ‘MLB’s hottest Cub’ earlier in the year. So the franchise naturally put one and one together…behold: Good morning- We are trying to help push David Wright into the starting line-up for the 2013 MLB All-Star Game at Citi Field (his home stadium). He currently trails in the voting by 100,000 votes, even though he won win your vote as “MLB’s Hottest Cub”. We were wondering if you would be able to blog/post a story asking your users (who apparently admire David and would lov...
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