Life Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez want to buy the Mets By weekster Posted on 4 weeks ago 1 min read Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez have serious plans to become owners of New York Mets baseball club. The engaged couple is talking to the bank according to American media and will make an offer soon. A-Rod, himself a former baseball player, said in Jimmy Fallon’s Tonight Show in March that he was interested in the New York club. “If that opportunity did arise, I would definitely look into it.” Alex and Jennifer both have ties to New York. The singer was born and raised there and the former athlete spent most of his career with the other big club from the Big Apple: the New York Yankees.