The suggestion that the New York Mets “intend to follow the Boston Red Sox template” is not news, but more of the same; more of what Sandy Alderson has been saying since Day One.
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For better or worse, Michael Bourn fell off the New York Mets radar Monday when he agreed to a four-year, $48 million deal with the Cleveland Indians.
During a recent ESPN Sunday Night broadcast former Mets manager Bobby Valentine was asked, “At what point do you have a good idea of what your team is?” Valentine replied, “45 games.”
The New York Mets played their final spring training game Saturday, an 11-0 loss to the Baltimore Orioles. Just prior to the game the team announced former star rightfielder Darryl Strawberry will throw out the first pitch Opening Day. That’s …