Multiple media outlets, including ESPNNY, report that with the midnight deadline for exclusive negotiations with pitcher Hisanori Takahashi approaching the pitcher is seeking a 3 year contract with a $4-5 million annual value.Mets fans I ask you:  if you were the Mets GM would you offer Takahashi a 3 year, $12-15 million contract?(editor's note):  please do not allow the fact that this blog sponsors Takahashi's baseball-reference page to influence your thought process)