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Friday, August 04, 2017

Mets appear committed to Sandy Alderson for the long haul | New York Post

He doesn’t look to be going anywhere.

Jim Furtado Posted: August 04, 2017 at 08:50 AM | 23 comment(s)
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Monday, July 03, 2017

Sandy Alderson values durability over velocity | Newsday

I will believe it when I see it.

Mets general manager Sandy Alderson said Friday that the greater trend of pitching injuries in the game could cause major shifts in coming years. He sees durability becoming more important in evaluating pitchers and the current emphasis on pitching velocity being reduced.

“I think what you’ll find over the next several years is clubs will be more interested in ‘pack horses’ instead of ‘thoroughbreds’ because it’s about being able to go out . . . and get 30 starts,” Alderson said during a panel at Citi Field for the 2017 SABR Analytics Conference.

Jim Furtado Posted: July 03, 2017 at 08:35 AM | 0 comment(s)
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