Tag: Sandy Alderson

Featured Post: August Waiver Trade Candidates

An article by posted on 03/08/2015 0 Comments
Featured Post: August Waiver Trade Candidates

During his press conference yesterday Sandy Alderson indicated the Mets could make a trade in August mostly for a reliever. With the second wild card creating more teams thinking they are contenders I think we will see a fair share of waiver trades this season. When a player is placed on revocable waivers in August […]

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Jerry Blevins Cleared To Throw

An article by posted on 30/07/2015 0 Comments
Jerry Blevins Cleared To Throw

The Mets announced that left-handed reliever Jerry Blevins, has been cleared by team doctors to begin throwing. Blevins sustained a broken left wrist on April 19 after taking a comebacker to the mound against the Marlins. There is no timetable for his return yet but clearly this is a step in the right direction. The Mets […]

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The Crazies

An article by posted on 30/07/2015 0 Comments
The Crazies

Last night may have just been one of the most harrowing and bewildering evenings I’ve ever experienced watching a baseball game. Tom Hanks may have gotten it wrong, because last night we saw lots of crying in baseball. I’m sure sports talk radio, the talking heads on TV, and everyone on  social media, will have […]

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A Brief Letter of Thanks to Sandy Alderson

An article by posted on 29/07/2015 0 Comments
A Brief Letter of Thanks to Sandy Alderson

Dear Mr. Alderson, I would genuinely like to thank you for quite literally just doing something; actually, as of Monday, July 27, two somethings. Though there are certainly more impactful hitters around the league than Kelly Johnson and Juan Uribe, it is refreshing to see that you’re at least now beginning to patch up the […]

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Latest Trade Buzz: Mets Not Interested In Carlos Gonzalez, Thankfully So

An article by posted on 28/07/2015 0 Comments
Latest Trade Buzz: Mets Not Interested In Carlos Gonzalez, Thankfully So

The Mets are not interested in acquiring Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez, according to several reports from the team’s beat writers. In the wake of dealing Troy Tulowitzki to the Blue Jays, the Rockies are now looking to deal CarGo as they look to do a complete rebuild in Colorado. The Mets are interested in acquiring […]

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Latest On Zobrist: A’s Had No Interest In Likes Of Nimmo, Cecchini, Fulmer

An article by posted on 24/07/2015 0 Comments
Latest On Zobrist: A’s Had No Interest In Likes Of Nimmo, Cecchini, Fulmer

Andy Martino of the Daily News reports that while Sandy Alderson still views Ben Zobrist as a top target, the truth is that both teams are at a stalemate. And with Oakland now in obvious full sell-mode, the buzz around baseball is that Zobrist will likely be dealt by this weekend. According to people familiar […]

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This Is Our Time… This Is Our Opportunity… Let’s Not Waste It…

An article by posted on 23/07/2015 0 Comments
This Is Our Time… This Is Our Opportunity… Let’s Not Waste It…

As we enter into final week of July, and the final days leading up to the trade deadline, I wanted to share some of my thoughts on the team and the important task at hand for Sandy Alderson. Like most of you, I’m hoping the GM is working the phones and trying to bolster the […]

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The Mets Should Just Say No To Justin Upton

An article by posted on 18/07/2015 0 Comments
The Mets Should Just Say No To Justin Upton

With less than two weeks to go until the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, the Mets are in sore need of a bat or three.  Well, duh.  That’s all anyone is talking about these days.  And one team that keeps popping up as a potential trade partner for the Mets is the underachieving San Diego […]

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D’Arnaud Loses Elbow Brace, Begins Limited Baseball Activities

An article by posted on 15/07/2015 0 Comments
D’Arnaud Loses Elbow Brace, Begins Limited Baseball Activities

Some good news finally on the injury front. Catcher Travis d’Arnaud is no longer wearing a brace on his hyperextended left elbow and has resumed light baseball activities, Sandy Alderson told reporters on Wednesday night. (Marc Carig, Newsday) Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, writes that d’Arnaud could begin playing in rehab games soon, but that […]

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Mets Injury Update: Blevins Not Close To Return, Carlyle Done For Season

An article by posted on 12/07/2015 0 Comments
Mets Injury Update: Blevins Not Close To Return, Carlyle Done For Season

Mets right-handed reliever Buddy Carlyle, who went on the DL in May with back spasms, is likely done for the season after having hip surgery, according to Mark Carig of  Newsday. After the Mets signed Carlyle to a minor league contract before the 2014 season, he delivered a solid season for them. In 27 appearances out […]

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