Tagged: ‘Sandy Alderson’

Mets 101 Second Half Preview: Five Big Questions Face Mets
July 15th, 2016 at 8:21 AM
The New York Mets will kick off the second half of their season tonight in Philadelphia, and the final 74 games of the year will be critical for the defending National League champions. Entering play today, the Mets are currently tied for the second wild card spot with the Miami...

Sandy Alderson: No “Great Urgency” to Extend Young Pitchers
March 4th, 2016 at 7:32 PM
The New York Mets are sitting on a gold mine with their young starting pitchers. Matt Harvey, Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard, Steven Matz, and Zack Wheeler could be baseball's first billion dollar rotation, as all five could eventually command 200 million dollar contracts if they hit the open market. With...

Alderson: New York Mets Have Room to Add Payroll During Season
February 3rd, 2016 at 2:58 PM
The New York Mets capped their strong offseason this afternoon, when they held a press conference for the return of Yoenis Cespedes. Cespedes' three year deal contains a 27.5 million dollar salary in year one, pushing the Mets' payroll north of 140 million dollars. While the Mets have limited their...

Mets Need to Win the Cespedes Sweepstakes
January 19th, 2016 at 11:34 PM
The New York Mets appear to be one of the final few teams standing in the Yoenis Cespedes sweepstakes and the time thas come for the Wilpons and Sandy Alderson to open the checkbook and make the big play to ensure they'll be contending for another National League Pennant next...

Sandy Alderson Defends New York Mets’ Offseason Spending
January 9th, 2016 at 1:08 AM
The New York Mets have taken a lot of criticism this winter for their perceived lack of spending. Although the Mets have made some solid additions to their ball club, the Mets still let Daniel Murphy walk in free agency and are poised to let Yoenis Cespedes do the same....