Most Expensive Mets Outfielder Long Gone


PORT ST. LUCIE — So you were looking for a little outfield help? Well, here is where you find it: Just swing open the doors of the home-team clubhouse at Tradition Field, weed your way through all the other outfielders in the room, all of them making south of a halfmillion bucks this year.

And extend your hand to greet the one man with extensive outfield experience on the front of his resume and the back of his baseball card who will be making north of that number, who will, in fact, earn the tidy sum of $1,193,248.20 from the Mets this season.

“Welcome,” you say.

“Good to see you,” Bobby Bonilla says.

The highest-paid outfielder in...

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