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By News Brief On Sunday, September 27th, 2015

Mets COO Jeff Wilpon breaks year-long silence after National League East title

  Jeff Wilpon stood along the edges of the Mets clubhouse. While the new National League East champions celebrated, the team’s chief operating officer watched from the side. He has earned heaps of More...

By Gil Tanenbaum On Monday, May 4th, 2015

Former Mets Pitcher Pedro Martinez: Fred Wilpon Made Me Play Injured

– – Former star pitcher Pedro Martinez has accused the owner of the New York Mets Fred Wilpon of forcing him to play injured in a meaningless game. The allegation comes in Martinez’s new book. Titled More...

By Gil Tanenbaum On Thursday, April 16th, 2015

Mets Fans Really Want Fred Wilpon to Sell the Team

New York Mets fans have had enough of the Wilpon Family ownership of their team. Fans who attended the team’s home opener yesterday were greeted by billboards outside of Citi Field which call on the Wilpons to More...

By Lily Bethlehem On Thursday, March 5th, 2015

Mets Fan’s Billboard Tells Wilpons to Sell the Team

  A Mets fan decided he would no longer be silent about his displeasure with the team’s owners, and purchased billboard with the message, “Fred, Jeff & Saul, Ya Gotta Leave, ” More...

By Gil Tanenbaum On Thursday, January 29th, 2015

MLB Commissioner Defends Fred Wilpon

In spite of his corporate failings, his team’s losing woes over the past six years and being wrapped up in the whole Bernie Madoff Ponzi scheme, New York Mets owner Fred Wilpon was still somehow able to get More...

By Vered Weiss On Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Rob Manfred Reveals Why Madoff Victim-Mets Owner Fred Wilpon Is So Cheap

Fred Wilpon, Mets owner, real estate developer, and victim of Bernie Madoff’s infamous Ponzi scheme, has been named as head of the finance committee for major league baseball. Rob Manfred, baseball More...

By Eli Horn On Monday, January 26th, 2015

Playoffs Possible for Wilpon’s NY Mets, But Fans Still Riddled with Angst

The New York Mets hope to be a contender this season for the first time since 2008, but the prevalent feeling among fans is one of negativity due to the ownership’s continuing payroll problems and the team’s More...

By Eli Horn On Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

Disbelief All Around at Appointment of Struggling Fred Wilpon to MLB Finance Committee

  New York Mets owner Fred Wilpon has been appointed as the new head of Major League Baseball’s finance committee, a questionable move considering the owner’s struggles with his personal and team’s More...

By Tibi Singer On Thursday, September 11th, 2014

Executive Suing Mets’ Jeff Wilpon for Firing over Having Baby while Single

Leigh Castergine, a former baseball team NY Mets official, has filed a discrimination lawsuit against the front office and co-owner Jeff Wilpon, son of principal owner Fred Wilpon, accusing Wilpon of More...

By Gil Tanenbaum On Monday, May 12th, 2014

Fred Wilpon’s Sterling Equities Buys $36 Million Brooklyn Apartment Building

– New York real estate company Sterling Equities has bought a residential building in the Williamsburg neighborhood of Brooklyn. – – Originally placed on the market for $38.5 million last November, More...

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