• Source: Red Sox, 7 others eyeing Mets' Dickey

    Summary of 14 articles · Updated Dec 6, 2012
    The Mets met with eight teams Monday about Dickey, the source said. Dickey, according to a baseball source. So the Mets may well need to show some patience in order to make the best trade for Dickey. Dickey is signed for 2013 at $5 million, but Alderson has expressed an interest in either locking up Dickey for multiple additional years or trading him this offseason. It was the first time Alderson strongly intimated his willingness to trade Dickey, though the Mets are clearly not willing to part with the reigning National League Cy Young Award winner unless they receive a significant piece in return. David Wright may have agreed to a shiny new contract extension, but that was just one item on the Mets' winter agenda. The 38-year-old knuckleballer, who was awarded the NL Cy Young award last month, will make $5 million in 2013 via an already-exercised club option, but before general manager Sandy Alderson signs him to a more lucrative extension said to be slightly less than Jake Peavy’s two-year, $29 million deal, though the possibility of a third year has been rumored the team wants to gauge his trade value.
    Sources: ESPN.com MLB.com
    • NY Mets need to treat knuckleballer R.A. Dickey like a Cy Young winner in contract negotiations, not just trade talks

      The Mets left the winter meetings on Thursday no closer to a solution regarding R.A. Dickey, and yet their time here sure did crystallize the double standard of a stance they’ve taken on their 20-game winner.
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      Shortly after arriving at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center last weekend, Mets general manager Sandy Alderson said he expected to narrow down options on multiple fronts by the end of the Winter Meetings. Yet the Meetings came and went …
      Source: MLB.com
    • R.A. Dickey does The Daily Show (Video)

      New York Mets pitcher R.A. Dickey sat down with Jon Stewart on The Daily Show on Tuesday night and the comedian's first question was a good one: "How can the Mets screw this up?" The 2012 NL Cy Young winner deftly avoided that land mine, but w…
      Source: yahoo.com
    • Sandy Alderson, NY Mets can be patient as trade market for R.A. Dickey holds many different possibilities

      Sandy Alderson set the bar high on Monday, saying he would have to get a “difference-maker’’ in any trade for R.A. Dickey. And while offers so far seem to fall below that level, plenty of people at these Winter Meetings seem to believe Dickey indeed
    • Agent Says Dickey Is Ready for Anything

      Bo McKinnis says that R.A. Dickey would prefer to remain with the Mets, but he still doesn't know if he can work out a deal with the team.
    • T&R: Do Dodgers have the prospects to land Dickey?

      T&R: Do Dodgers have the prospects to land Dickey?
      Sources: CNNSI.com MLB.com
    • Possible trade targets for Mets in Dickey deal

      The Mets have reportedly talked with up to eight teams about trading R.A. Dickey, their Cy Young-winning ace. Jay Jaffe examines the players and clubs to see if there's a good fit.
      Source: CNNSI.com
    • Dickey the focus of Mets' agenda at Meetings

      General manager Sandy Alderson and his staff will spend their time at the Winter Meetings this week continuing to work on a contract extension for R.A. Dickey, while also attempting to plug holes in their outfield, at catcher and in the bullpen.
      Source: MLB.com

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