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Speculation on the Mets’ new manager

November 11, 2010 by


Without a single game being played, or even a free agent signing or trade being made, Mets fans are happy with Sandy Alderson as the team’s new general manager. There are many reasons for this. The easiest thing to do is point to his record, as he was responsible for building the late 1980s Oakland […]

Backman is what Mets need in a manager

September 14, 2010 by


The Mets need to win 13 times in their final 18 games in order for Jerry Manuel to avoid concluding his career as the team’s skipper with a losing record. While Manuel’s future with the organization technically has not been decided, the Mets cannot possibly re-sign him.