Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 11/27/12
Updated Post 11:15 AM After making David Wright a six year, $100 million offer yesterday. As Ken Rosenthal predicted it was rejected, and now this from Andy Martino of the Daily News: Like I’ve been saying, Wright will get a huge second generation contract from the Mets, and the masses will be appeased. It’s happening… I’d be shocked if deal doesn’t get done by end of the day… In fact, I’m betting on it… Original Post 10:15 AM According to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports, the Mets offered David Wright a six-year, $100 million extension on Monday, on top of the $16 million owed in 2013. It’s the exact dollars and length of the deal that the Tampa Bay Rays gave to Evan Longoria yesterday. But Rosenthal says that the offer is expected to be rejected by Wright’s reps. Wright is wanting more in both years and dollars, and Rosenthal adds that he wants at least a seven year extension or longer. Wow… This will certainly mute the crowd that has been insisting that Wright is different than Reyes.
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