Tags: Alderson, Sandy

On Baseball: Mets Add Jose Bautista, Hoping He Can Provide Right-Handed Pop

The Mets had the need because of injuries to Yoenis Cespedes (strained right hip flexor) and Juan Lagares, who is probably out for the season after having surgery to repair a torn ligament in his left big toe. Without them, they needed an outfielder who hit right-handed; the original lineup Tuesday included three left-handed outfielders…

Mets 12, Blue Jays 2: Mets Win a Laugher, but Cespedes Remains in Injury Limbo

Before the 2017 season, Major League Baseball shortened the primary disabled list from 15 to 10 days. Teams took advantage, using it more often to avoid the awkward balance between players remaining on the active roster while nursing injuries and a hesitance to miss much time. For now, the sputtering Mets, who overhauled their medical…

Todd Frazier the Latest Addition in Active Mets Off-Season

In past off-seasons, Bruce, Swarzak and Frazier could have earned more despite being in their 30s and not among the game’s elite talents. Frazier, who will turn 32 next week, hit .213 and struck out 125 times in 147 games between the White Sox and the Yankees in 2017, but he also smashed 27 home…