Mets clubhouse manager

Former New York Mets clubhouse manager Charlie Samuels, center, is escorted as he arrives for his arraignment at Queens County Courthouse Wednesday, May 11, 2011. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Ex-Mets Clubhouse Manager Charlie Samuels Indicted

The Mets’ longtime clubhouse manager amassed a secret hoard of baseballs, hats, bats and uniforms, including an autographed 1986 World Series warm-up jersey, that he intended to use to fund his retirement, prosecutors said Wednesday in announcing his arrest on stolen property and fraud charges.