Originally posted on Matthew Cerrone's Mets Blog  |  Last updated 11/10/11
Sure, the 2011 season was not overtly successful. The Mets lost more games than they won. But, it also gave me every reason to believe that Alderson knows exactly what he is doing and has a vision to bring this team to a point of long term sustainable success. And, just because he is not making headlines by being the most aggressive pursuer of Reyes, there is difference between being the aggressor and the winner.” ~Andrew Beaton, HotFootBlog.com Vinny Cartiglia: I think Andrew hit the nail on the head here.  Just because Sandy Alderson is not being the most aggressive suitor in the Jose Reyes sweepstakes does not mean he will not be the winner of this sweepstakes when all is said and done. While I was starting to believe the Mets were the underdog in this race, with reports of the Brewers not likely to sign Jose and the Marlins looking to offer a three year high annual salary deal, I am starting to gain more confidence that things are playing right into Alderson’s hands. If noth...
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