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Petition to Ban Fred Wilpon From Baseball

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Long Island Native Sean Valinoti starts a petition to Ban Fred Wilpon and other key Mets executives from Major League Baseball.

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Levittown, NY, 3/20/11 - Sean Valinoti, the owner and operator of MetsHater.com has started a petition to ban Fred Wilpon and Sterling Equities from baseball based on the allegations that they participated in Bernie Madoff's Ponzie scheme.

Via the website Change.org, the petition seeks 100,000 signatures to force Bud Selig and MLB executives to ban a minimum of 10 NY Mets Executives from baseball for life, including Fred Wilpon, Chairman of the Board & Chief Executive Officer of the New York Mets. The full petition is available to be read and signed online at http://www.change.org/petitions/ban-fred-wilpon-and-sterling-equities-from-major-league-baseball

www.metshater.com is a baseball forum that has been in operation since 2010.

Change.org is an online activism platform for social change that raises awareness about important causes and connects people to opportunities for powerful action.

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