Roger Clemens and Barry Bonds were snubbed in voting for baseball’s Hall of Fame, adding the game’s two most-decorated players to the list of retired stars bypassed because of links to performance-enhancing drugs.
Fred and Jeff Wilpon said they may sell up to 25 percent of the New York Mets because of a lawsuit in the Bernard L. Madoff case, after insisting for months the baseball club was safe from the biggest Ponzi scheme in U.S. history.
The New York Mets snapped a five-game losing streak last night in Atlanta, hours after Chief Operating Officer Jeff Wilpon said the jobs of general manager Omar Minaya and manager Jerry Manuel are safe.
New York Mets Chief Operating Officer Jeff Wilpon is meeting with General Manager Omar Minaya and manager Jerry Manuel in Atlanta where the team is playing the Braves, WFAN Radio is reporting, without saying where it received the information.
The trustee in the Bernard Madoff bankruptcy is seeking more than $295 million from the owners of the New York Mets, claiming they ignored warnings of the fraud because they were “in too deep” financially.