Tags: Alderson, Sandy

A Shared History of Cancer, a Love of Baseball and a Cubs-Mets Game

She wears it on plane rides for work. She wore it when her mother, Peggy, had major surgery. She left it at a restaurant once and raced back to find it. “It was just a hat to me until I went through everything,” Wood said. “If there’s one possession I need with me for the…

Mets’ Latest Injury Update: They’ll Be Talking About Injuries Less

Alderson thinks injuries to players are often hard to gauge. Cespedes, for example, has been out since April 28 with a left hamstring strain. He was expected to begin a running program last week at the team’s spring training facility in Florida and, barring setbacks, return this week. Cespedes has indeed begun running, but he…