Originally posted on Matthew Cerrone's Mets Blog  |  Last updated 10/27/11
In an interview with host Mike Missanelli on 97.5 FM in Philadelphia, ESPN.com’s Jayson Stark said: “They like David Wright. They have talked about David Wright. Are they really going to be able to make a deal for David Wright? Are the Mets really going to deal him to the Phillies? I mean, those are big questions. But, I’ve heard David Wright’s name for some time. Whether it happens is another story. But, the Phillies like him. … It would have to be a gigantic deal. And, where are the pieces left in the Phillies system to make that deal? … It’s unlikely, but don’t ignore it, because the Phillies have talked about it.” Phillies manager Charlie Manuel indicated after the post season that his team should seek an upgrade at third base this offseason; even though Placido Polanco will earn $6.25 million next season (in the final year of his contract). Polanco hit .277 with 19 extra base hits and 50 RBI in 122 games last season. Matthew Cerrone: Oh my! Oh, oh my! This might be the most ...
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