New York Mets: Allard Baird

Baird leads off

October, 11, 2010
10/11/10
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Boston Red Sox scouting director Allard Baird opened the Mets' GM interview process Monday, meeting with chief operating officer Jeff Wilpon, acting GM John Ricco and other Mets executives.

Chicago White Sox assistant GM Rick Hahn is due to interview Tuesday, followed by former Arizona Diamondbacks GM Josh Byrnes on Wednesday.

Sandy Alderson, the former Oakland GM and San Diego president who is currently working for Major League Baseball, is due to interview at the end of the week.

The Mets do plan for a second round of interviews with finalists.

Three on tap for interviews

October, 7, 2010
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Former Diamondbacks GM Josh Byrnes, former Royals GM Allard Baird (center) and White Sox assistant GM Rick Hahn (right) will interview for the Mets' GM job next week.

The Mets have arranged interviews with Josh Byrnes, Allard Baird and Rick Hahn for next week to fill the GM position. The organization expects to interview five to seven candidates in all. Read the full story here.

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