David Einhorn , the hedge-fund manager who said yesterday he would spend $200 million to buy a minority stake in the New York Mets, isn’t afraid of a fight.
Omar Minaya , the former New York Mets’ general manager, has been offered a position as special assistant with the Arizona Diamondbacks, the New York Daily News reported, citing unidentified people.
The New York Mets plan to relieve General Manager Omar Minaya and manager Jerry Manuel of their roles, SI.com reported .
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 New York Mets need confidence, communication and renewed passion to turn a talent-heavy roster into a playoff team once more, new manager Terry Collins said.
Sandy Alderson was hired as general manager of the New York Mets, who are seeking to rebuild a franchise beset by losing seasons, dwindling attendance and personnel problems on and off the field.
The New York Mets will interview Josh Byrnes and Sandy Alderson for a second time as they seek a general manager to replace Omar Minaya , chief operating officer Jeff Wilpon said in a statement.
The New York Mets’ next manager must be an independent thinker, newly hired General Manager Sandy Alderson said yesterday in his team debut.
New York Mets General Manager Sandy Alderson said club owners haven’t placed spending restrictions on him and that he expects player payroll to be $140 million to $150 million this season.
The New York Mets are being challenged by the Major League Baseball Players Association over their decision to stop paying Francisco Rodriguez until his throwing hand heals.
"That's the most I've ever seen a player walk away from."
- Omar Minaya on Dec 14, 2010