Hey, Bud Selig: Take our Mets, please!

Commish needs to bench friendship with Fred Wilpon and do what's right for baseball

Updated: May 25, 2011, 7:56 AM ET
By Ian O'Connor | ESPNNewYork.com

Bud Selig needs someone new to run the New York Mets, and deep down he knows it. Before Fred Wilpon brings any more embarrassment to his team and his sport, Selig has to take the ball out of his friend's hand and give him a pat on the back as a parting gift.

Selig executed a hostile takeover of Frank McCourt's Dodgers, appointing a former Texas Rangers executive to say yes or no to every financial decision that McCourt's dysfunctional franchise is pressed to make.

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