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Mets COO Jeff Wilpon and general manager Sandy Alderson

Kevin Kernan On WFAN: Mets’ Front Office Sees 2016 As ‘The Year’

The feeling among club officials is that the team will have a better chance to return to the playoffs — and win in October — in 2016.

06/10/2015

Mets COO Jeff Wilpon and general manager Sandy Alderson (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Kallet: As Mets Fade Back Into Irrelevance, Blame Sandy And The Wilpons

Assuming the Mets don’t secure a postseason berth, Alderson should get a pink slip. And the Wilpons, who can’t be fired and clearly have no intention of selling, will continue to kill our spirits and run this franchise into the ground.

05/26/2015

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Pair Of Billboards Urging Wilpons, Katz To Sell The Mets On Display Outside Citi Field

A group of Mets fans has its own slogan this season, a message directed at the club’s owners. When the team arrived at Citi Field for Monday’s home opener, it was greeted by two new billboards just outside the ballpark.

04/13/2015

Matt Harvey (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Matt Harvey Says Mets Shouldn’t Judge His Personal Life

Asked during an ESPN profile about the Wilpon family and whether he thinks they want him to buy a house in the Connecticut suburbs, get a station wagon and get married, Harvey said: “I have one father, basically.”

04/03/2015

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Manfred On WFAN: Anger Toward Mets Ownership Is Not ‘Fair’

“I am satisfied that the New York Mets have a very strong desire to be successful on the field, and that they’re making decisions directed at being successful on the field.”

03/31/2015

Fred Wilpon (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

‘Upbeat’ Fred Wilpon Holds Closed-Door Meeting With Mets

Mets owner Fred Wilpon wouldn’t divulge what he said during a rare address to his team on Monday. Neither would captain David Wright. But word is that he delivered quite the positive punch.

03/30/2015

Fred Wilpon and Terry Collins (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Collins And Fred Wilpon Meet After Loss, But Manager Insists Owner Isn’t ‘Mad’

“He just wanted to talk about the club, which he loves to do,” Collins told reporters. “He loves to talk baseball. But he’s not mad at all.”

03/10/2015

Rob Manfred (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Rob Manfred: ‘I’m Confident The Mets’ Finances Are In Acceptable Condition’

Are you hoping that MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred will demand that the Wilpons start spending more money on players? Well, don’t get your hopes up.

02/27/2015

Bobby Ojeda at the Mets' home opener in 2012 (Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Former SNY Analyst Bobby Ojeda Tweaks Mets’ Front Office

“Last I checked, Fred is not the general manager. Last I checked, Jeff is not the general manager. Last I checked, Saul is not the general manager.”

02/04/2015

Fans of the New York Mets sit alone in the upper deck during the game against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi Field on September 28, 2011. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mets Fan Raising Money For Billboards In Effort To Get Wilpons To Sell Team

Owners can’t be fired, but one disgruntled Mets fan is determined to get Fred and Jeff out of Queens.

12/24/2014

Sandy Alderson (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Keidel: Mets’ Low Standards Are Why Alderson, Collins Get To Keep Jobs

As far as Sandy Alderson returning goes, the media and the masses seem largely simpatico. But perhaps that speaks to the relaxed expectations we have for the Mets, where mediocrity is a victory. As long as they aren’t rancid, we see progress.

09/24/2014

Bud Selig (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

MLB Commissioner Bud Selig Defends Mets’ Finances

Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig’s latest stop on his ballpark farewell tour turned testy over his unyielding support of the New York Mets’ ownership.

09/17/2014

A sparse crowd at Citi Field. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Kallet: I Love The Mets, But I Just Can’t Watch Them Anymore

It’s late-June, and I have stopped watching games. I’m done. It’s just too infuriating, too maddening, too depressing, too boring.

06/27/2014

Sandy Alderson (L) and Jeff Wilpon (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Report: Mets COO Wilpon Overruled GM, Ordered Hudgens’ Firing

Most fans would say the Mets’ ownership has a spending problem. That is, they’re not doing enough of it. But do they also have a meddling problem?

05/28/2014

Fred Wilpon, president of the Mets, far right, listens while Sandy Alderson answers questions during a press conference introducing Alderson as the general manager for the New York Mets on Oct. 29, 2010 at Citi Field. Wilpon sat with Alderson's family, along with CEO of the Mets Saul Katz, second from right, and Jeff Wilpon, chief operating officer of the Mets. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Mets Minority Owner Katz Denies Report That He’s Looking To Sell

Saul Katz isn’t going anywhere. Just ask basically anyone in the know about the Mets.

05/13/2014

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