Found October 05, 2012 on Mets Merized Online:
Sandy Alderson was on WFAN a short time ago. He addressed MANY different aspects of the season and what will happen in the offseason. One quote stood out to me more than any other. Mike Francesa asked “Do you expect to make small upgrades in the OF and C or do you plan on making significant changes at those positions?”. Alderson replied “I expect to make SIGNIFICANT changes to both these areas.”Most fans have been clamoring for the Mets to redo the catching situation for 2013. Shoppach was given a tryout, which didn’t exactly turn out so well. Thole drew rave reviews from Dickey for his work behind the plate, but his offense took a major step backwards.If the Mets do in fact turn to the trade market to address the catcher position, who could be some names on the market? One name that stands out to me the most is J.P. Arencibia. Arencibia was the starting catcher for the Blue Jays this past season.Arencibia would be a perfect fit for the Mets. He is right-handed, plays C, has power a...
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