Found November 17, 2012 on Mets Merized Online:
Major League sources tell Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports that the Mets plan to offer R.A. Dickey a two-year contract extension… I think… The New York Mets could be on the verge of a breakthrough in their negotiations with National League Cy Young Award winner R.A. Dickey. Or, maybe not. The Mets plan to offer Dickey a two-year contract extension, according to major league sources. Whether Dickey would accept such a deal remains to be seen. You wanna run that by me again? Maybe Andy Martino of the Daily News can shed some light on this… Team made a two-year offer to Dickey approximately two weeks ago, and both sides have been negotiating the dollars. As we’ve reported, Mets know he’ll take a two-year deal. A trade is still in play of course. This is more like snooze than it is news. Nothing’s changed. This is old news being recycled… I’m going back to my chicken parm hero….
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