New York Mets Reportedly Making Major Front Office Change
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The New York Mets are on pace to finish with their best regular season record in decades,
But one of the architects on this year's incredible team is clearly making a big difference in his role at the clubhouse.
According to SNY, Mets team president Sandy Alderson is stepping down from his role with the team.
However, he is expected to continue in some other role within the organization.
The Mets are reportedly already conducting interviews to determine the next team president.
Alderson has served as team president since September 2020 when Steve Cohen bought control of the team.
He was only the second team president hired by the team in over 40 years.
This was Alderson's second term as a Mets executive.
He previously served as the team's general manager from 2011 to 2018.
During which he won the Baseball America Executive of the Year Award in 2015 while reaching the Mets World Series.
Sandy Alderson has been an NFL executive since the 1980s
and was a part of the Oakland Athletics' three straight World Series appearances between 1988 and 1990.
He joined the San Diego Padres as CEO in 2005,
Helped them win two division titles before joining the Mets in 2011.
Alderson left the team in 2018 on a leave of absence due to a recurrence of cancer,
But returned to baseball in 2019 for a one-year stint as senior advisor to Oakland A's general manager Billy Bean.
Who should the Mets appoint as their new team president?