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Settled: Wilpons to pay $162 million


I was kind of hoping they’d go to trial. However, since the judge made it to where the Wilpons had to prove they didn’t have fault, it changed everything. The Wilpons will owe about $162M. This includes the $83M plus profits going back a few years. But the Wilpons are also part of the clawback group so they will be getting money back which will More...

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By Eddie Utley On Monday, March 19th, 2012

NY Mets Updates: Wilpons, Pelfrey, Wright, Harvey

Could We Be Seeing the Last Days of the Wilpons owning the Mets? The Wilpons were dealt a serious blow in the clawback case from the Ponzi where Madoff made off with a lot of cash. They already lost an $83M verdict More...

By Eddie Utley On Thursday, March 15th, 2012

Mets Updates: No Lannan; Valdespin Deserve A Shot?

When is $5M Too Much for a Pitcher? When you’re the Mets it is. The Mets were interested in John Lannan but the price was apparently too high. If the Mets can’t even take on $5M then how are we supposed More...

By Eddie Utley On Tuesday, March 13th, 2012

Mets Baseball: Calling All Left Handed Relievers

Seems like the Mets are stockpiling lefties to replace Tim Byrdak. When you heard Byrdak was going to the doctor, you knew what was next. Byrdak will have knee surgery and be out 6-8 weeks. With the Mets injury More...

By Eddie Utley On Monday, March 12th, 2012

Oblique-gate: Mets Injuries Continue Adding Up

As soon as David Wright was pulled for a “tweak”, I knew it was worse. The Mets are just cursed. David Wright won’t be playing in games this week. It’s only spring and better to have him ready for the season More...

By Eddie Utley On Friday, March 9th, 2012

Mets Baseball: Injuries and Early Controversy in Miami

Walking Wounded David Wright is still out and will probably be out until next week. A tinge according to the Mets but it’s obvious he strained his oblique which is not always an easy injury to come back from. Scott More...

By Eddie Utley On Thursday, March 8th, 2012

Five Potential Up & Comers For the New York Mets

During spring training, every team has those players that stand out. The players that come out of nowhere and impress the fans, and the team. With the New York Mets, there are a few players you may not know or expect More...

By Eddie Utley On Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

83 Million Reasons the Mets Will be Sold

The judge promised something by March 5th and he handed down a verdict that rocked the Wilpons yesterday. The Mets owners were ordered to pay $83M to Irving Picard for recovery of funds from the Ponzi scheme. I More...

By Eddie Utley On Sunday, March 4th, 2012

Valley Fever: Will Ike Davis Miss Another Season?

I knew when the Mets sent Ike Davis to New York to get checked out, that something was up. The Mets are never truthful with this stuff and I don’t know if it’s their fault or the crappy medical care they had. Davis More...

By Eddie Utley On Friday, March 2nd, 2012

Two Words for Fred Wilpon….

For guys who are supposed to be media savvy and who are uber sensitive, you would think they know how to stay silent. Monday or Tuesday was media training day for the Mets but the Wilpons seem to be the ones who More...