UH OH Pitching controversy... Who saw that coming?
"The stakes for losing out on a rotation spot are very clear in the Mets clubhouse. After announcing the two-year deal for lefty Jason Vargas Sunday, the Mets have two open spots in the rotation for five pitchers who were major league starters last year.Zack Wheeler, who has pitched 17 games since 2014 because of an arduous rehab from Tommy John surgery; Steven Matz, whose career has been hampered by a series of injuries; and Matt Harvey, who has struggled since 2016 Thoracic Outlet Syndrome surgery, are facing uncertainty. So too are Seth Lugo and Robert Gsellman, who filled in for a rotation plagued by injuries over the last two years."
Read the article here from the NY Daily News.
Sandy Alderson loves Trolling fans and media. I am sure of it.
"Tim Tebow will play in the big leagues, according to Mets general manager Sandy Alderson. After admitting that the team signed the Heisman Trophy winner and former NFL quarterback for marketing purposes, Alderson said it is a “modest expectation” to see Tebow in the majors."
Read more here from the NY Daily News.
Sandy Alderson says these are the Mets you’re going to get(But are they the droids you are looking for?)
"The Mets are finished looking.
Though the team could potentially use a lefty reliever to complement Jerry Blevins in the bullpen, general manager Sandy Alderson on Sunday sounded as if he has spent his last significant dollars of the offseason.
Jason Vargas’ addition pushed the Mets’ payroll north of $150 million in a winter the team also added Jay Bruce, Todd Frazier, Anthony Swarzak, Jose Reyes and Adrian Gonzalez."
From the NY Post.
Now go back to the article above this? Which started ends up in bullpen?