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Sheff to Phils cooked: slugger signs with Mets

Updated 4:16 p.m.

Sheff to Phils cooked: slugger signs with Mets

Gary Sheffield has agreed to join the New York Mets. The Phillies had been rumored to be interested in the veteran slugger. (File photo)
Gary Sheffield has agreed to join the New York Mets. The Phillies had been rumored to be interested in the veteran slugger. (File photo)

Updated 4:16 p.m.

The deed is done.  Now you will boo instead of cheering the man.

Updated 2:45 p.m.: According to a report by the usually reliable Joel Sherman of the New York Post, Gary Sheffield seems close to agreeing to join the Mets.  As I said earlier, a good fit for both parties. 

If this goes through, I guess he goes from the guy you would've hated to love to the guy you'll love to hate. Funny how a uniform can influence one's perspective on an individual...

Original post (12:42 p.m.):

According to a report by the usually reliable Joel Sherman of the New York Post, Gary Sheffield seems close to agreeing to join the Mets.  As I said earlier, a good fit for both parties. 

If this goes through, I guess he goes from the guy you would've hated to love to the guy you'll love to hate. Funny how a uniform can influence one's perspective on an individual...

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