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Red-hot Reyes putting pressure on Mets

Jose making it harder for Amazin's to let him walk ... and harder for them to keep him

Updated: June 14, 2011, 7:51 AM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

PITTSBURGH -- The New York Mets traded Tom Seaver before he could leave on his own. They never really tried to retain Darryl Strawberry.

So if Jose Reyes ends up playing elsewhere in 2012, even highly knowledgeable Mets observers believe he may be the first superstar to walk away from the organization because the money simply is greener, or piled higher, elsewhere.

After his latest three-hit performance Sunday, which lifted his average to a major league-best .346, Reyes was asked if ...

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