Found November 12, 2011 on Mets Merized Online:
With the news that Jose Reyes and the Marlins are getting closer and closer to reaching a deal, it may become time to seriously consider what life for the New York Mets will be like without Jose Reyes. It is highly unlikely that Reyes or any other big name free agent will sign until the new CBA is in place, but the two sides could easily put together a deal that is just waiting to be signed. Letting Reyes leave and play for the Florida Marlins speaks a lot about the future of the franchise. The move could have implications for David Wright’s future with the Mets as well. When looking at Wright’s future with the Mets, there are two separate and important ways that it needs to be looked it. For one, the Mets are still a business and the Wilpons want to put fans in the seats. The second consideration is in regard to when the Mets will once again be competitive. Losing Jose Reyes will certainly irk a large part of the fan base. It would not be surprising to see season ticket sales for ...
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