Fred Wilpon takes shots at Mets players

Updated: May 24, 2011, 7:55 AM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

New York Mets principal owner Fred Wilpon takes pointed shots at some of his marquee players in an extensive article in The New Yorker mostly designed to highlight his rags-to-riches tale.

The embattled owner, who became ensnared in Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme and is now being sued for more than $1 billion by the trustee trying to recover funds for Madoff victims, tells the magazine:

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