Found August 22, 2013 on New York Mets Report:
If you think the New York Mets’ parting with Jose Reyes was cold and difficult, just think about the potential of a possible reunion? This is something percolating in my mind with the Toronto Blue Jays playing across town yesterday. However, it could happen because Reyes was traded from the team (Miami) that signed him a free agent, he’s eligible to go back on the market. REYES: Don’t see him coming back. Making this an enticing thought is the future is not Omar Quintanilla and Ruben Tejada is quickly morphing into a past tense option at shortstop. Reyes’ departure was a poorly calculated departure that became a public relations fiasco. All summer GM Sandy Alderson said bringing back Reyes was an option, but in the end, the Mets never offered a contract so when the Toronto Blue Jays dangled over $106 million, he was off. I wrote at the time it was a messy divorce, but not surprising for several reasons. Mets ownership, mired in the Madoff case, was under dire financial distress. The...
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