Bill Madden: Hey Steve Cohen, don't get too cute with Mets

NEW YORK — An open letter to Steve Cohen:First of all, congratulations, Mr. Cohen, for fulfilling your lifelong dream of buying the Mets. I’m sure the reported record sale price of $2.4-2.5 billion for a North American sports franchise will be more than enough to secure the necessary 23 votes for approval from the other 29 MLB owners. As they say, a rising tide lifts all boats.Once that happens, you are going to have to work fast in putting together a management team to restore the Mets to a championship-caliber ballclub. Hopefully, you’ve already begun an exploratory process in that regard, b…

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