Sandy Alderson

Sandy Alderson

Forget About Tulo: Mets’ Alderson Says He’s Not Looking To Acquire Shortstop

Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki might soon be on the trading block. But don’t expect the Mets to get him.

05/14/2015

Troy Tulowitzki

Report: Tulowitzki May Soon Ask For A Trade; Are The Mets An Option?

The Mets could certainly use a shortstop, though there are risks involved and acquiring him might not be practical.

05/13/2015

David Wright (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

David Wright No Closer To Return From DL

When will David Wright be back in the lineup? Nobody knows — not even Mets general manager Sandy Alderson.

05/05/2015

The Yankees delivered some unwelcome news on Masahiro Tanaka Bobblehead Day (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images), while Bartolo Colon is paying off for the Mets.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Palladino: GMs’ Gambles Will Help Mets, Hurt Yankees

The phrase that must have reverberated through Alderson and Cashman’s heads this week sounds like the same one heard outside any casino in Vegas: “You win some, you lose some.”

05/01/2015

Bartolo Colon

Report: Mets Have Changed Stance, No Longer Want To Trade Colon

Colon’s productivity on the mound — in addition to the leadership he brings off it — will likely make him unavailable come July, unless a team blows Alderson away with an offer.

04/30/2015

Curtis Granderson #3 and Jeurys Familia #27 of the New York Mets celebrate a 7-6 win against the Miami Marlins during their game at Citi Field on April 19, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mets’ Fast Start Has Citi Field Rocking Like Never Before

With higher expectations for 2015, three of the first seven home crowds exceeded 41,000 and two others were around 39,000.

04/20/2015

Craig Carton fires back at Mets GM Sandy Alderson on April 9, 2015. (credit: CBS Sports Network)

WFAN’s Carton Fires Back, Compares Mets GM To ‘Club-Footed Yak’

Sandy Alderson is a funny guy. That much we know. But maybe the Mets general manager chose the wrong targets on Wednesday.

04/09/2015

Terry Collins (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images), Sandy Alderson (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images)

Alderson, Mets Make Show Of Defusing Lineup-Gate

“Hey, Terry. Here’s your lineup for tomorrow,” the Mets GM said in front of reporters. Finishing the bit, Collins put the prop in a pocket and joked, “I was waiting for that all day.”

04/09/2015

Terry Collins jogs off the field against the Washington Nationals during Opening Day at Nationals Park on April 6, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Mets Lineup Conspiracy: Is Front Office Dictating Order?

Who’s managing things around here? Some believe the lineup used by the Mets on opening day came from GM Sandy Alderson, not skipper Terry Collins, though it could have had his blessing.

04/08/2015

(Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Who Is Actually Calling The Shots For The Mets?

Despite an impressive win on Opening Day, this provides yet another example of how those ‘Not So Amazins’ just can’t seem to get it right…

WFAN–04/08/2015

Juan Lagares (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Juan Lagares, Mets Agree On New Contract Through 2019

The new deal adds salaries of $2.5 million in 2016, $4.5 million in 2017, $6.5 million in 2018 and $9 million in 2019. The Mets have a $9.5 million option for 2020 with a $500,000 buyout.

04/02/2015

Juan Lagares #12 of the New York Mets slides safely into third base during the third inning of a spring training game against the Boston Red Sox at JetBlue Park at Fenway South on March 16, 2015 in Fort Myers, Florida. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Reports: Mets, Juan Lagares Closing In On 4-Year Contract Extension

Lagares, 26, is one of the best defensive center fielders in baseball. He’s expected to lead off for New York in 2015.

04/01/2015

Rob Manfred (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

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

Rafael Montero (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images) and Dillon Gee  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Montero Or Gee? Competition For Final Spot In Mets’ Rotation Is Heating Up

Montero continued to bolster his case on Monday, allowing two hits in six scoreless innings against the Marlins. He struck out six and didn’t issue a walk.

03/31/2015

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