In this video by the Sun Sentinal, Jose Reyes is talks to reporters about David Wright as well as the contract situation with the Mets. Towards the end of the interview Jose goes on to say, “Hopefully the [the Mets] win a lot of games”.
After reading some of the comments in Joe’s post, I figured I would post this little quote by Jose so I could add in my two cents on the whole situation.
Right now Mets fans sound like a bunch of whiny girls who just got dumped by their boyfriend, for a legitimate reason, but are so upset they decide to just bad mouth him every chance they get. I am not sure how else to phrase it, but it is really irritating to watch.
Put things into perspective a little bit.
"His smile was infectious"...
Jose Reyes had been with this organization since he was 16-years-old. That means he spent 12 years and nearly half of his life as a member of the Mets. That is no small commitment.
Yes, there are a lot of players who spend close to that amount of time with a team ...