“Here is another way to look at this: The Yanks felt similarly after the 1995 season about a young corner infielder with power (Russ Davis) and a talented lefty starter (Sterling Hitchcock) as the Mets feel now about the powerful Ike Davis and lefty Niese. The Yanks turned their duo into dynasty cornerstones Tino Martinez and Jeff Nelson.

This is not advocating trades, but is a suggestion not to close avenues in favor of a marketing strategy.”

Joel Sherman advocating that the Mets do not overrate rookies Ike Davis and Jonathon Niese going forward.

Source: New York Post


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