Found November 09, 2011 on MetsOnline:

Read this full post about the New York Post’s ridiculous article about how Reyes’ rapping reveals his free-agent feelings… Opinion/Custom Google Search/Video at the end.

Kevin Kernan of the NY Post wrote the following today:

So, what’s in a rap song? Perhaps, the key to Jose Reyes’ free agent future.

While on hold waiting to speak with someone from Peter Greenberg and Associates, the agency that represents Reyes, I heard a familiar, high-pitched voice. When a person came on the other end of the phone, I asked, “Is that Jose Reyes singing?’’

“Oh, yeah, that’s his song, ‘No Hay Amigo.’

Translated, “No Hay Amigo’’ means “There are no friends.’’

Reyes is making new financial friends with the Marlins, and is set to meet with them today. The Marlins are putting on a huge push to sign the NL batting champ. The Marlins are a perfect landing spot for Reyes in many ways. Other teams like the Brewers have a big-time interest, but the Marlins could beat everyone to the finish line if they come up with the right offer quickly.

He went on to quote Reyes’ rap:

“There are no friends. A friend is a dollar in my pocket. As soon as you turn your back your friends want to stab you in the back. A real friend is a glass full of water in the desert to quench your thirst. … Where were you when I used to practice without any food to eat or when I used to spend a week with the same T-shirt? There are no friends. My friends are my mother and my father, the ones who struggled with me to make me who I am.’’

To simplify, here is a google search about that article:

I am pretty certain that when Jose Reyes wrote this rap, he did not think about his upcoming free agency…

Here is a video of the song:


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