The past few years have been a nightmare for New York’s other team, and even with a roster full of big names and inflated contracts, they have not been able to put anything together.
It is time for the Mets to finally start fulfilling expectations, and it starts with being proactive in the free-agency market.
With a laundry list of players headlining the 2012 FA class, the need to address certain issues can sometimes be solved by splashing the cash during the winter market.
But there are stars the Mets should definitely steer away from, and if they are smart and use their past experiences to dictate their decision making, staying away from certain names is validated.
Here is a list of players that the New York Mets should not pursue.