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Recap: What the Mets did at the winter meetings

R.A. Dickey and David Wright walk off the

R.A. Dickey and David Wright walk off the field together after the Mets' victory over the Marlins. (Aug. 9, 2012) (Credit: David Pokress)

David Wright and R.A. Dickey. Those were the Mets' two biggest concerns heading into the winter meetings.

They've solved one of those problems already as they locked up their homegrown third baseman to an eight-year deal worth $138 million Tuesday.

"I've grown up in this organization and made lifelong friendships with teammates, uniform personnel and front office staff," Wright said in a statement. "I'm grateful for the opportunity to finish what I've started and help bring the Mets and our fans a World Series title."

Dickey is another story. Sandy Alderson said Wednesday that the Mets are still considering trading the Cy Young winning knuckleballer. Dickey has reportedly been seeking a two-year extension worth $25 million, which seems on par considering righthander Joe Blanton signed a two-year, $15 million contract with the Angels on Wednesday.

Do you want the Mets to re-sign Dickey at all costs? Would you rather see them trade the Cy Young winner to fill their other holes at catcher and outfield? Are you happy with the deal the Mets made for Wright? Let's hear your thoughts...

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