Updated by Joe D. on 1/11 at 3:00 PM
So all of a sudden the Mets could be looking to do something significant at the major league level. If true, it would be a first for Alderson since he got here. After Justin Upton gave the thumbs down on the potential Seattle deal, rumors abound that the Mets are reengaging Arizona on the 25 year old star.
The Mets had previously attempted to make a play for Upton earlier in the offseason, but passed out cold when he heard the asking price.
Now he;s had second thoughts and could make a play for him and then again he could not. It all depends on which beat writer you want to believe.
I caught MetsBlog’s Michael Baron tossing out a hypothetical that included Michael Fulmer, Wilmer Flores and Jeurys Familia… Ummm no way.
Kevin Towers may be an urban Cowboys, but he;s not going to give up his number one trade chip for that. Realistically any deal would have to include one of Wheeler, Syndergaard or d’Arnaud. Then we can talk all day about the other s...