Marty Noble throws some coal into the engine with his latest article. Here's what Noble has to say:
The Mets appear to be beyond the connect-the-dots stage with the veteran pitcher. Wolf himself acknowledged as much Monday night during a telephone conversation. The Mets, he said, have been in contact with his agent, Arn Tellem, and, in Wolf's words, "have shown some interest."Since the Phillies fans "borrowed" Ya Gotta Believe!, I think it's fair to say that Mets fans are more than allowed to have their own Citi Field Wolf Pack if he's on the team in 2009.
The Mets have some appeal to him, seemingly the same appeal the Yankees would have -- they are likely to be a competitive team, and they play in the Northeast. "I like the intensity of the fans in the Northeast," Wolf says.