Even SI is saying Damon is a best fit for the Mets
From the SI.com article today - Damon had to wait before finding one-year deals the past two off-seasons -- in 2010 he didn't become a Tiger until Feb. 22 -- and this year will be no different. It's partially a result of the fact that Damon's significant defensive shortcomings have come to severely limit the number of clubs with a spot for him. But the Mets should have one, for a number reasons. One, he can still provide offense, as his numbers from last year demonstrate, to a club that will likely be starved for the stuff. And two, his consistently sunny demeanor and range of experience would be valuable in a young clubhouse in which things might, this season, be consistently bleak. Read more: http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2012/writers/ben_reiter/02/03/updated.reiter.50/index.html#ixzz1lNHeFAx5
Sign him, Mets. You just got some people to infuse some cash today.