Article suggests the Mets could be looking to move out of Port St. Lucie!

Hey remember all that news about renovating the stadium and stuff…

PORT ST. LUCIE — The New York Mets are on the verge of blowing up their stadium-renovation deal with St. Lucie County and beginning to look for a new spring training home, according to a source with intimate knowledge of the project.

At the center of the newly contentious talks is the cost of renovating 31-year-old First Data Field. The Mets and the county, which owns the stadium, agreed in 2016 on a $55 million renovation in exchange for the team keeping spring training here for 25 years. (Via TC Palm)

Again, and it will never happen, I want the Mets to train in Arizona so we can do Arizona road trips and hit tons of games within a 20 mile radius.

As for this story, I imagine it’s a lot of nothing and posturing.  I don’t foresee the Mets moving, but I think I was wrong about one thing once…so it’s possible I am wrong again.

Follow TC Palm this spring, its a good resource for finding stuff the NY sources won’t.

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