Found February 24, 2013 on Metstradamus:
When events in our lives fall on certain dates, some might say it's fitting. For me, it is somehow fitting that the first competitive game of the 2013 season, the season of the missing outfield, fell on the day where the former outfielder making more money than all of them this season turns 50 years old. Michael Jordan got seven days of celebration from ESPN in advance of his 50th birthday. Bonilla? Seven days of new revelations about his contract, which aren't new at all but enough people are finding this out for the first time, which gives everybody an excuse to laugh all over again. (Just don't expect him to make a grand comeback to help the Mets' outfield situation, as it looks from the picture that he has turned to catching.) All this while the other former Mets outfielder making more money than all the current outfielders this season has proclaimed that he has "re-found his swing". (And by "swing", he means "spring training fastball...
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