wrveres wrote: Amazinz wrote: wrveres wrote: RynMan wrote:
Amazinz wrote:But from the Phillies perspective I would want Wagner back and I'd be willing to pay for it.
Your asking a Mets fan "How Much" ?
Don't be hating on Omar "Show Me The Money" Minaya.
Omar says if Philly won't cough it up he sure as hell will.
you know what is really funny ..
Wagner basically fits the mold.
The Sterotypical Mets free agent signing mold, that everybody gives them chit for.
Aging and asking for a ton of money. He would be a prefect fit for the Mets.
They will never, and I do mean never .. Learn.
I'm the last guy to defend the Mets, but I think you're off your rocker. Two reasons:
1. Plenty of players are great as they get older. Check out my Giants and one Barry Bonds for confirmation.
2. The Mets new GM Minaya seems to be better than the last couple of guys they had in there. The Beltran signing, though it doesn't look good right now, deviates strongly from the signing-old-guys-mold.
Oh, and by the way, here are the average age of the NY Mets and another popular team chosen at random:
I think you're letting your bias get in the way of your analysis.