The U Files # 28: Fonzie, Nori and Wiggy, Oh My! Premium Story

So Far, Wiggy is Manning the Hot Corner for 2003
So Far, Wiggy is Manning the Hot Corner for 2003

The subject of this article isn't nearly so cheerful as the title. In fact, this is about the position the Mets have transmogrified from a strength into a hole. The Mets third baseman in 2002 was Edgardo Alfonzo. The Mets had other plans when beloved lifetime Met Fonzie became a free agent. They'd hoped to ink Japanese slugger Norihiro Nakamura to replace the Fonz, but in a confounding plot twist Nakamura left the Mets in the lurch, spurning them to stay in the Land of the Rising Sun.

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