Originally written on New York Mets Report  |  Last updated 3/23/13
For those hoping for a last minute trade or free-agent signing to give the Mets a representative outfield, there will be no meteor like event to change the obvious impression it will be a long season. Sandy Alderson did not make a significant move over the winter to build the outfield. Instead he tinkered and went into spring training with a “hope for the best” mentality. Now, he’s telling reporters what nobody – outside the players involved – wants to hear which is the Mets are keeping a pat hand. COWGILL: Could be in center on Opening Day And, it’s not a full house. “I think we’ve got a sense of who the five or six are who might be on the team,’’ Alderson said. “How exactly they’re used is something that we’ll talk about over the next week or so. What we have is what we’re going to have, and we’re not entirely displeased with that.’’ Doesn’t that also mean, they are not entirely pleased? Also unsettling is outside of Lucas Duda in left field, the Mets don’t have a concr
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