Omar Minaya

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Forget ’11? Introduction Thursday For Boston’s Bobby Valentine

Yankees fans, you’ll have to get used to rooting against Bobby Valentine yet again.


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Mets’ Wright, Bay Happy With New, Blue Dimensions At Citi Field

Mr. Wilpon, tear down this wall (then move it in a little, make it shorter and paint it blue)!


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B&C Morning Show: Omar Minaya Talks Mets In The Allstate Studio

The former Mets GM stopped by the Allstate Studio this morning – or as Craig called it, “the lion’s den” – to conduct his first long-form interview since being let go by the organization last year.


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Coutinho: Sandy Alderson Is The Right Man To Have In Charge Of The Mets

After what has occurred in the Met organization in the past few months, it is clear to me that the Wilpons have an absolute gem in general manager Sandy Alderson.


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On WFAN: Rick Peterson Talks Oliver Perez, Mets’ 2007 Collapse

Former Mets pitching coach Rick Peterson was present for New York’s historic collapse of 2007 and Oliver Perez’s temporary resurgence. Peterson joined WFAN’s Boomer & Carton on Tuesday to recap the highs and lows of his time in Flushing.


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Mets Come Out Winners Against Torrealba Grievance

The Mets finally won something. Yorvit Torrealba lost his grievance against team Thursday when an arbitrator ruled the Mets had the right to not complete a $14.4 million, three-year agreement with the catcher in November 2007.


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Keidel: Ollie’s Folly

Oliver Perez, our favorite piñata, is back in the news. As always, he slides in slowly, like one of his hanging curveballs, with his own delusional bent.


New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson, left, talks to reporters. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)

Coleman’s Corner: More On The Madoff Mess

Sandy Alderson says he has no second thoughts about joining the Mets. That’s probably the Ivy League educated ex-Marine rather than the baseball GM talking. Nothing is going to take this man off-point.


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Keefe To The City: Year In Review — Part 1

Even though the Yankees came two wins shy of returning to the World Series and the Giants collapsed for the second season in a row, 2010 was a good year. Let’s start the countdown…


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Alderson On A Shopping Trip At Winter Meetings

Sandy Alderson intends to come back from the winter meetings with at least one present for Mets fans — even though he isn’t planning to splurge.


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Alderson Introduced As Mets GM

Sandy Alderson has been appointed as the New York Mets general manager, and is now responsible for rebuilding a big-spending organization beset by problems on and off the field.


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Coleman’s Corner: Mets Gaining Some R-E-S-P-E-C-T

Sandy Alderson’s hiring may help to dismiss two perceptions about the Mets – that they are financially strapped, and that management – Jeff Wilpon in particular – has micro-managed.


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Byrnes Has 2nd GM Interview With Mets; Alderson Next

Former Arizona Diamondbacks general manager Josh Byrnes has met with the Mets ownership group in his bid to succeed Omar Minaya as New York’s GM.


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Mets Complete Alderson GM Interview, Round 2 Pending

Sandy Alderson has met with New York Mets executives for the second time as the team searches for a new general manager.


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Mets Interview Toronto Assistant Brown For GM Job

Dana Brown is the latest candidate to interview with the New York Mets about their vacant general manager position.