Found September 19, 2013 on Mets Merized Online:
After missing the entire 2013 season following multiple knee surgeries, soon-to-be free agent Corey Hart told Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, that he’ll take less money to re-sign with the Brewers. I told them I would be very generous to stay here. I wouldn’t sit there and ask for anything outlandish. I’d definitely take a discount to stay here because I think I owe it to them to stay here and be a cheaper player. Nobody wants to play for free but I basically sat there and watched all season. I owe it to them and the fans to come back at a cheaper price. Well there’s something you don’t hear everyday, good for him… Hart, 31, is in the final year of a three-year, $26.5 million contract and his name has frequently popped up as a potential target for the Mets this offseason. I’ve mentioned Hart a few times in the last few weeks and thought he could be a solid low risk/high reward type signing for the Mets. Over his previous three seasons, the righthanded slugger has ...
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