Originally written on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 12/15/11
There are times when you see a very distinct line drawn in the sand between Mets fans. Often times, both sides misunderstand something about the other side, and things get out of control. People who agree with things Alderson are doing are not tired of the same old tricks that never seem to work in NY, and are not tired of bad contracts and overpaid players underperforming. They are Sandy apologists. People who are not into sabermetrics, or think Brandon Nimmo or Zach Wheeler aren’t good young prospects aren’t old school baseball fans, they are uneducated on the new ways of the game. It’s never going to end. After Alderson, it will be somebody else new. There will always be differing views on how and why certain things need to be done in New York. For me, I don’t apologize for Alderson despite what some of my loyal readers say. I accept Alderson. I accept that for 25 years and almost my entire life, being a Mets fan has been a punch line. I accept that people who root for other team...
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