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For those curious as to where Fred Wilpon’s loyalties ultimately lie …


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  1. Phil July 8, 2009 at 9:45 am
    Wow he looks like he aged ten years in the last ten months.
  2. TheDZA July 8, 2009 at 12:10 pm
    He might age 10 more once ‘Old Ollie’ has finished…
  3. Wendy July 8, 2009 at 4:05 pm
    This pic definitely says it all,

    Lets go Ollie and Lets Go Mets!!!

    Ollie going 6 innings and the Mets scoring 3 runs or more would be incredible progress.

  4. dyhrdmet July 8, 2009 at 9:00 pm
    oh that’s great. I’m trying to tell if he’s in old Dodgertown in Florida or in Port St. Lucie.