9:16 AM EST, Thu November 27, 2014
Newark Star-Ledger 2 hours ago

Which 5 players could Mets lose in Rule 5 draft?

Players eligible for the 40-man (those amateur players who signed in 2010 or earlier and college players signed in 2011 or earlier) who are not on there can now be taken in the draft. Any team that drafts a player must keep him on the active roster for the entire season to retain his rights.
Newark Star-Ledger 17 hours ago

MLB hot stove: GM Sandy Alderson says no 'slam dunk' shortstop option out there for Mets

He again made it known that he doesn't believe there isn't a great option out there for the Mets to acquire and certainly not someone who provides an obvious value upgrade over Wilmer Flores.

Sandy talks shortstop markets

One of the remaining storylines for the Mets this offseason will be whether the team brings in another shortstop, or enters the year with Wilmer Flores. Mets GM Sandy Alderson appeared on SiriusXM’s MLB Network Radio on Tuesday and addressed …
Newark Star-Ledger 21 hours ago

MLB hot stove: Mets would give up another draft pick for 'Nelson Cruz kind of situation'

General manager Sandy Alderson says that he would not be averse to also losing a second-round pick in the 2015 draft if it means signing the right guy.
Newark Star-Ledger 22 hours ago

Pablo Sandoval signing with Boston Red Sox could take Phillies out of Yasmany Tomas sweepstakes

After Sandoval signed with the Red Sox, the San Francisco Giants now have $90 million that could be spent on Cuban power hitting prospect.