Originally written on Mets360.com  |  Last updated 9/29/12

26 Oct 1998: Mike Piazza of the New York Mets shakes hands with Mets Owners Fred Wilpon (R) and Nelson Doubleday (L) during a Press Conference in New York City, New York. Mandatory Credit: Jamie Squire /Allsport
Met fans talk a big game.  We say that if the BLEEPITY BLEEPING owners don’t give Sandy Alderson the money to sign David Wright and other players, that we’re not watching a single game.  The truth of the matter is: If you are reading this blog… you care about the Mets too much to ignore them through a season.  The truth is that you’ll complain until every message board but still end up watching, rooting for, and cursing your favorite team. Instead of a hyperbolic appeal to the owners full of threat, innuendo and puffery I’ve decided to try a more rational approach that appeals to the Wilpons on a rational level.  There are plenty reasons that they should care about in terms of bringing back David Wright and R.A. Dickey and investing in the team.  Remember, all things revolve around MONEY. Spend Money To Make Money: David Wright will cost the Mets a lot of money to retain.  More money than his skills alone might be worth on the open market… but then again… probably about as much ...
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