By proper trade I'm guessing he means that they will do a trade to address their starting pitcher and/or reliever problems.
I've said it before, but if the Mets want to be serious contenders for the playoffs they need a starter AND a reliever.
Hisanori Takahashi doesn't belong in the rotation any more, and the fact that the Mets are going to give him another start while Pat Misch is doing very well in Triple-A is upsetting.
The starting pitchers out there that the Mets are interested in:
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