Mets GM Sandy Alderson Is On Twitter, And He Is Funny

Look at that man up there. Does he look like a funny Twitter person to you? Probably not, right. He looks like the senior partner at your dad's accounting firm. He seems like he would have a really firm handshake. He looks like he would interview you for Harvard in the lobby of a local hotel and nod reluctantly when… » 2/09/12 4:40pm 2/09/12 4:40pm

Baseball Executives Continue To Show They Have No Idea How Baseball Works

Hidden in this interesting piece about identity fraud from Tyler Kepner in the The New York Times is the perhaps not so stunning realization that many of the people charged with evaluating, acquiring and displaying baseball talent don't know a thing about baseball. Sandy Alderson, the current general manager for the… » 1/28/12 5:59pm 1/28/12 5:59pm

Mets Consider Making Citi Field More Homer-Happy

Building a stadium around Johan Santana probably seemed like a good idea at the time. But three years and so many damn doubles later, Citi Field is more homer unfriendly than anyone could have predicted: only San Diego and San Francisco see less home runs per game in the National League. So the Mets are thinking about… » 9/21/11 1:50pm 9/21/11 1:50pm