Joe Girardi wanting Mets job 'badly enough' could negate huge concern

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Joe Girardi wanting Mets job 'badly enough' could negate huge concern
Joe Girardi wanting Mets job 'badly enough' could negate huge concern

Joe Girardi's résumé speaks loudly, but whether he's hired to fill the Mets' managerial vacancy could hinge upon reaching a compromise. The former Yankees manager is expected to interview with team officials this week, and based on experience and track record alone should be the frontrunner to replace Mickey Callaway. But that is provided general manager Brodie Van Wagenen and Girardi are comfortable enough with each other for a potential marriage to work. Girardi can't be a puppet, but he also shouldn't expect to rule the kingdom with the Mets. A person familiar with the situation says the Mets hold the leverage, even with Girardi in play for managerial openings with the Cubs and Phillies. “You

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