How did Wilpon make his money? Did he inherit?
I can't imagine that a person smart enough to make the money necessary to buy a major league franchise would be stupid enough to enter into the Bonilla contract.
It breaks your heart. It is designed to break your heart. The game begins in the spring, when everything else begins again, and it blossoms in the summer, filling the afternoons and evenings, and then as soon as the chill rains come, it stops and leaves you to face the fall alone. - A. Bartlett Giamatti