The New York Mets are about to record another losing season for a fourth-straight year, and really the storyline has been the same. The Mets start off well and then when the heat of the summer turns on, they quickly flame out.
As the regular season approaches an end, management is already working ahead, making plans for the future and exploring possible trade scenarios. This winter will be an important one for the Mets because a clear indication will be made on where this team is heading.
Changes are made to teams every offseason but with the losing and problems with ownership finances, the changes the Mets make will be examined under a larger microscope. Every move is critical in trying to convince a waning fanbase that the team is taking the correct steps in becoming better.
Here are four players that need to be dealt this offseason by the New York Mets.