New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks as MLB Commissioner Bud Selig and New York Mets Chairman and CEO Fred Wilpon joke with team mascot Mr. Met during a news conference in New York

 
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks as MLB Commissioner Bud Selig and New York Mets Chairman and CEO Fred Wilpon joke with team mascot Mr. Met during a news conference in New York
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg (L) speaks as Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig (C) and New York Mets Chairman and CEO Fred Wilpon joke with team mascot Mr. Met during a news conference in New York May 16, 2012. It was announced that the Major League Baseball awarded the 2013 MLB All-Star Game to the Mets. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT BASEBALL POLITICS ENTERTAINMENT)