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A lot of people don't seem to realize the difficult job Sandy Alderson has.

First and foremost, it is his job to turn the franchise back into a profitable organization. The Mets have been turning out in the red, losing cash for 2+ years now. Even with the SNY network (which people need to realize is an entirely different entity from the Mets franchise) The Wilpons are still making a loss. Everyone wants Reyes back, but from the ownership standpoint, overpaying to keep him makes absolutely no sense. First and foremost, it is Sandy's job to make the franchise profitable again. Like it or not, that is the reality. Building a contender comes in narrowly at second, but we can only hope those two goals are achieved hand and hand, and as quickly as possible.

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