“From my standpoint this certainly does not signify a change in direction from our continuing attempt to win games this season. One could view this as a slight impediment. But, at the same time, it really should not signal any significant change in direction.” - Sandy Alderson
The Francisco Rodriguez trade was “an independent transaction” – and not an indication that the Mets are raising any white flags on their season – Sandy Alderson said this afternoon.
The Mets GM Sandy Alderson held a 30 minute conference call which you can watch part of on this video courtesy of SNY.