Alderson to be new Mets GM

Sandy Alderson has been selected by the New York Mets to be their new general manager...The Web site said the team could announce the move as soon as Friday.Alderson met with the Mets' ownership group Tuesday, and the team said it wouldn't...

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Matt Wieters behind plate for first time in six months after Tommy John surgery

...training. METS: General manager Sandy Alderson defended the team's handling of pitcher...season because of a torn elbow ligament.Alderson compared Wheeler to fellow Mets starter...That wouldn't make any sense," Alderson said. PIRATES: Francisco Liriano is...

All-time hits leader Rose applies for reinstatement

...Harvey's return from Tommy John surgery.General manager Sandy Alderson said Wheeler, 24, has a complete tear, all but guaranteeing...elbow in late September, in January and on Saturday, and Alderson said the first two did not show any ligament damage. The team...

Blue Jays' split squad powers past Braves

...Reliever Josh Edgin is done for the season and will have elbow-ligament replacement surgery this week.General manager Sandy Alderson updated his status Sunday, which now puts the bullpen in a difficult spot.Edgin had an MRI last week that showed a stretched...

Mike Minor wins arbitration case against Braves

...expected to miss another day or two of camp. METS: Plan to closely monitor Matt Harvey's innings, general manager Sandy Alderson says his ace right-hander could throw 200 ? including the postseason ? in his first year back from elbow surgery. ANGELS...

Max Scherzer, Jon Lester will be under a microscope after signing huge contracts with new teams

...1998 NL pennant.Brown's deal shocked a sport accustomed to escalating salaries since free agency began in 1976.Sandy Alderson, then an executive in the commissioner's officer, called it 'an affront to baseball.'"I'm in mourning," said Larry...

Stewart kept working while in prison

ALDERSON, W.Va. - From scrubbing floors to...Instead of working for pennies a day at the Alderson Federal Prison Camp, Ms. Stewart will...for nonviolent first-time offenders. Alderson resident Neta Roush said she is interested...

Baseball will allow non 40-man roster players in Olympics

...Olympic qualifying this year and at the 2000 Sydney Games. Sandy Alderson, the new executive director of baseball operations in the...were used both that year and during the 1996 Atlanta Games. Alderson said the nature of baseball made it unnecessary for national...

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Orioles owner attends Cuban game

...Revolution. During the game between the hometown Industriales and Villa Clara of Central Cuba, Angelos often chatted with Sandy Alderson, executive vice president of operations for major league baseball. The delegation, seated behind home plate, could see...

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Mrs. Ruth Decesare

...North Providence, R.I., had retired as a dispatcher from Muzak, San Antonio. Survivors include a daughter, Dorothy Alderson, Hephzibah; two sisters, Francis Dumont, Florida, and Melba Davis, Alabama; and three grandchildren and a great-grandchild...