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It was just another ordinary day in Metsland when a former-Met signed with a division rival but then EVERYTHING CHANGED.
The sale reportedly stems from a rift between the Wilpons and the Katz family who had no interest in working with the younger Wilpon should he assume control in the future.
Even though the Wilpons will officially be owners for the next five years, Cohen could start exerting his influence a lot sooner than that.
The new owner already has close ties to people in the organization which could be a reason why the Wilpons are comfortable selling to him.
The timeline of the Wilpons’ history of the team isn’t pretty.
The holiday cheer was plentiful and it wasn’t just because of news of the sale. The…