Meet the Mets
The Mets have a bad reputation with executives around the league, and it’s hurting their ability to attract qualified GM candidates according to Matt Ehalt.
Joel Sherman has an even less charitable view of the team’s ownership, which he sees as disloyal, dysfunctional, and even delusional.
Andy Martino broke down some facts about the GM search, including that John Ricco will not be involved in second round interviews.
Fellow executives looked back at Sandy Alderson’s career in a profile on The Athletic.
Keith Hernandez will be headlining the Queens Baseball Convention in January.
Around the National League East
DJ Khaled rented out the entirety of Marlins Park for his son’s birthday party.
Around Major League Baseball
Kevin Kernan spoke with the Marlins scout who sold the team on drafting Christian Yelich.
The New Yorker ran an interview with Jane Leavy about what it was like being one of the only women covering baseball in the 1970’s and 80’s.
Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue
Brian Salvatore took a look back at Jason Vargas’ 2018 season.