Sandy Alderson

Major League Baseball general manager

Richard Lynn "Sandy" Alderson (born November 22, 1947) is an American baseball executive. He was the general manager of the New York Mets from 2010 to 2018. He was an executive with the Oakland Athletics, San Diego Padres and the commissioner's office of Major League Baseball.[1]

Sandy Alderson
General Manager
Born: (1947-11-22) November 22, 1947 (age 72)
Seattle, Washington
Career highlights and awards

In July 2018, Alderson was diagnosed with a returning form of cancer.[2]


  1. Red, Christian (November 16, 2010). "Driver who struck and killed John Alderson, dad of Mets general manager, may only receive a ticket". Daily News (New York). Retrieved November 18, 2010.
  2. Kussoy, Howie (26 June 2018). "Sandy Alderson is taking leave to battle cancer recurrence".