Fri, 08 Aug 2014 01:04:58 -0700
New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson's contract is up at the end of the season but there is an option year for 2015, and Alderson has no plans to leave. "The goal is to have a winning team, and a playoff-qualifying team," says Alderson.
Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:26:15 -0700
New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson said it's unlikely his club will make a big trade before the upcoming non-waiver deadline.
Fantasy Tip: Those Troy Tulowitzki pipe dreams, among other scenarios, look unlikely to come true.
Sun, 20 Jul 2014 00:43:00 -0700
Because the New York Mets have been successful as of late the team does not know whether it will be a buyer or a seller at the trade deadline. Mets general manager Sandy Alderson wants to see whether his team gains ground on the top National League East squads.
Sun, 15 Jun 2014 00:05:16 -0700
New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson says the team will determine whether to have a higher payroll next year after this season is over. Alderson added if the Mets are contending in July, they should have the resources to make a trade.
Fri, 02 May 2014 00:28:12 -0700
New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson said if his team is in contention later this season, the team's low starting payroll for 2014 can be easily adjusted upward to accommodate changes. "We have the authority to go higher if it's necessary at the trade deadline," Alderson said. "I'm not worried about that at all."
Tue, 25 Feb 2014 03:37:07 -0800
New York Mets COO Jeff Wilpon has indicated that the team is likely to pick up general manager Sandy Alderson's option for the 2015 season. Alderson had been mentioned as a successor to retiring commissioner Bud Selig, but it is believed Alderson would rather stay behind and complete the rebuilding process.
Wed, 27 Nov 2013 01:54:07 -0800
The New York Mets are thought to be pursuing OF Nelson Cruz and OF Curtis Granderson in free agency, according to sources. Mets general manager Sandy Alderson checked in on OF Ryan Braun with the Milwaukee Brewers but was told Braun was unavailable.
Wed, 11 Sep 2013 00:35:59 -0700
Indications from rival executives and a pair of New York Mets officials are that the team will be very interested in Cincinnati Reds OF Shin-Soo Choo. One Mets official said general manager Sandy Alderson and his staff aren't particularly interested in entering an aggressive bidding war over the 31-year-old Scott Boras client. Choo would shift to right field if obtained by the Mets, in order to keep OF Juan Lagares in center field.
Sun, 09 Jun 2013 18:03:50 -0700
New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson indicated Sunday, June 9, that despite sweeping personnel changes, manager Terry Collins and his staff are not in any danger. "This is not a staff issue," Alderson said of the player demotions. "This is a player issue."
Wed, 16 Jan 2013 19:26:45 -0800
The New York Mets have not signed any free-agent pitchers to a major-league contract this offseason, but general manager Sandy Alderson continues to search for potential upgrades for their bullpen.