Tagged: ‘Payroll’

New York Mets’ Payroll at Highest Figure Since 2011
January 27th, 2016 at 1:34 PM
The New York Mets have been criticized for the past several years for their dramatic decrease in payroll since the arrival of General Manager Sandy Alderson. While Alderson has preached the virtues of financial flexibility and the negatives of long term contracts, many fans and pundits accused Mets' ownership of...

Mets 101 News and Notes: Arbitration, Payroll, and Free Agency Updates
January 19th, 2013 at 6:07 PM
After a quiet stretch following the completion of the R.A. Dickey trade, the New York Mets are starting to resurface in the free agent market as the offseason begins to wind down. With pitchers and catchers due to report in mid February, the Mets still have a lot of holes...

Alderson: New York Mets Payroll Set to Be in Excess of $100 Million in 2013
August 26th, 2012 at 8:32 PM
During a question and answer session today with season ticket holders, general manager Sandy Alderson said that he expects the Mets 2013 payroll to be in excess of $100 million according to the Newark Star Ledger.  This announcement goes hand-and-hand with Alderson publicly saying that he whishes to resign both...