Originally written on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 11/8/11

LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 30: Frank McCourt leaves Los Angeles County Superior Court after day one of a non-jury divorce trial on August 30, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. The trial, being presided over by Judge Scott M. Gordon in California Superior Court, is to decide whether Frank McCourt is the sole owner of the Los Angeles Dodgers baseball team or his estranged wife and former Dodger CEO Jamie McCourt still has ownership stake in the team. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)
Oh the poor New York Mets. If were not for Frank McCourt they might have the worse ownership group in all of baseball. Now they want to sell minority stakes in the team, ya spend millions of dollars for a vanity purchase and let these guys keep running the show whatever. They had a deal to sell a big chunk of this team but the people in the know, know the Mets are simply a bad investment.  For 2011 they went 77-85 and finished in fourth place in the National League East. It is not as bad as some may think as they did go 33-39 against the other four teams in their division. They were able to play even the best team in their division, the Philadelphia Phillies, tough. They went 7-11 against them this year. The bad news is they do not seem to be in a position to keep their own free agents and might get a lot worse before they get any better. The Mets scored 718 runs on 1,477 hits. That hit total was second among the NL teams, and the team batting average was .264, which was also...
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