Found November 08, 2011 on MetsZilla:

According to Jon Heyman of SI.com, the Milwaukee Brewers feel as if they have no shot to sign free agent slugger Prince Fielder and will not direct their attention to Mets all star shortstop, Jose Reyes:

#bbpBox_133935621738729474 a { text-decoration:none; color:#cc0000; }#bbpBox_133935621738729474 a:hover { text-decoration:underline; }hearing #brewers believe they have almost no hope for prince and are now targeting jose reyesabout 1 hour ago via webReplyRetweetFavorite@SI_JonHeymanJon Heyman

Heyman also tweeted the Marlins are indeed serious on perusing Reyes and a meeting is scheduled for Wednesday:

#bbpBox_133935122314559490 a { text-decoration:none; color:#cc0000; }#bbpBox_133935122314559490 a:hover { text-decoration:underline; }#marlins are also deadly serious about reyes. (@clarkspencer said they contacted him 12:)1 am thurs). #tigers also possibleabout 1 hour ago via webReplyRetweetFavorite@SI_JonHeymanJon Heyman #bbpBox_133937485343494144 a { text-decoration:none; color:#cc0000; }#bbpBox_133937485343494144 a:hover { text-decoration:underline; }jose reyes' meeting with marlins is indeed wednesday. (@MikeFrancesaYES first mentioned a meeting)58 minutes ago via webReplyRetweetFavorite@SI_JonHeymanJon Heyman

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