Tag: Sandy Alderson

Talkin’ Mets: Our 90 Minute Holiday Call-In Show Starts At 7:00 PM

An article by posted on December 18, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Our 90 Minute Holiday Call-In Show Starts At 7:00 PM

The response to my Winter Meetings call-in show was tremendous so we decided to wrap up 2016 with another live show. On Sunday December 18th, I will be taking your calls from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. Ninety-minutes of Mets Baseball to keep you warm through the holidays. I will open the lines at 7:15 […]

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David Wright “Simulating” Baseball Activities

An article by posted on December 13, 2016 0 Comments
David Wright “Simulating” Baseball Activities

According to Sandy Alderson, Mets captain David Wright has begun simulating baseball activities. That means he is going through the motions, just not on the field. He is on track to begin full baseball activities in January. Wright, 34, was knocked out for the season when he underwent neck surgery last June. Before that, he […]

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Reed Should Have Continued Success Closing

An article by posted on December 10, 2016 0 Comments
Reed Should Have Continued Success Closing

While Sandy Alderson and the front office continue to scour the market for bullpen help via free agency and through trades, the Mets feel confident in their closer heading into 2017. No, not Jeurys Familia, who will likely be suspended to begin the 2017 season due to his arrest for his role in a domestic […]

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What’s Next For The New York Mets?

An article by posted on December 9, 2016 0 Comments
What’s Next For The New York Mets?

At least as far as Sandy Alderson and the New York Mets are concerned, the Winter Meetings ended without so much as a whimper. Yes, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. But fret not my friends,  because unlike the Colorado Rockies, the Washington Nationals, the New York Yankees, and a few other […]

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Tim Tebow to Play in Grapefruit League Games

An article by posted on December 8, 2016 0 Comments
Tim Tebow to Play in Grapefruit League Games

Tim Tebow’s quest to become a Major League baseball player has not run it’s course quite yet. The New York Mets intend to have Tebow in their Minor League camp come spring training. Mets General Manager, Sandy Alderson discussed Tebow’s next steps during the Winter Meetings on Tuesday. Although Tebow will not be assigned to […]

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Alderson: David Wright Is Our Third Baseman

An article by posted on December 5, 2016 0 Comments
Alderson: David Wright Is Our Third Baseman

Mets GM Sandy Alderson told reporters during the Winter Meetings on Monday that team captain David Wright will be the main third baseman, despite the infield depth and Wright coming off another injury-plagued season. Wright is on track to start baseball activities later this month. “I think that we’re very hopeful he’s gonna be able […]

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Mets To Test Reyes In The Outfield During Spring Training

An article by posted on December 5, 2016 0 Comments
Mets To Test Reyes In The Outfield During Spring Training

Sandy Alderson met with reporters today at the Winter Meetings and told them that he plans to test Jose Reyes in the outfield during 2017 Spring Training. Per Adam Rubin of ESPN, Sandy said the Mets plan on doing the same with their minor leaguers so they are more flexible when they reach the bigs. Reyes […]

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Alderson: Unlikely They Trade Two Outfielders, Against Two Year Deals For Relievers

An article by posted on December 4, 2016 0 Comments
Alderson: Unlikely They Trade Two Outfielders, Against Two Year Deals For Relievers

Here is what Sandy Alderson had to say tonight at the Winter Meetings. Sandy Alderson reiterated that the Mets would not pursue a higher-end bullpen option such as Aroldis Chapman, Kenley Jansen or Mark Melancon. “I don’t think we’re looking at that top end.” He also explained why giving out a two-year deal to a […]

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Mets Front Office and Ownership Deserve Some Praise

An article by posted on December 4, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Front Office and Ownership Deserve Some Praise

When the New York Mets entered the offseason after a disappointing Wild Card Game loss to the San Francisco Giants, fans and media alike pondered what type of moves and money the Mets’ front office would make and spend this winter. After all, the team has held a stigma of being “cheap” over the last […]

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Mets Officially Reintroduce Yoenis Cespedes At Citi Field

An article by posted on November 30, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Officially Reintroduce Yoenis Cespedes At Citi Field

In a press conference held at Citi Field on Wednesday afternoon, the New York Mets officially reintroduced outfielder Yoenis Cespedes to the media. Cespedes, who agreed to a four year. $110 million dollar deal on Tuesday, signed his new deal today.   “The last two years in Mets history have been about winning,” GM Sandy […]

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