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Megdal For GM: 6 For 6, Just Like Edgardo Alfonzo

Friday was a humbling day for me. Not only did two more vital parts of the Mets blogosphere provide me with mandates- in the case of Greg Prince’s Faith and Fear in Flushing, 71 percent of the vote, over at Matthew Artus’ Always Amazin’, 70 percent of the vote- but I received the strongest possible [...]

Megdal For GM: Weighing in on Larry, Scouting Trip

This evening, I will be taking in a Brooklyn Cyclones game, to help with the evaluating process of the farm system I hope to take control of following my election. I’ll discuss the future with the top Met prospects in Brooklyn.
As announced earlier this week, Toby Hyde will be my Director of Minor League Operations [...]

Democracy In Action: Vote Megdal For GM At Metsgrrl.com, MetsMinorLeagueBlog.com!

Fresh off of a pair of landslide victories at Amazin’ Avenue (65 percent of the vote!) and New York Baseball Digest (68 percent of the vote!), voting has now begun at the thoughtful fan site Metsgrrl.com and the system-intensive MetsMinorLeagueBlog.com.
In addition, I am happy to announce that Toby Hyde of MetsMinorLeagueBlog.com has accepted my offer [...]

The People Have Begun To Speak: Megdal For GM

The first two primary votes are now complete. And despite competing simultaneously at both New York Baseball Digest and Amazin’ Avenue, a pair of sites often diametrically opposed in viewpoints, I am humbled to have received a strong mandate from both sets of readers.
Over at Amazin’ Avenue, with immense interest and participation, I have captured [...]

First Two Primaries Begin MONDAY, JUNE 28- VOTE NOW!

I have been privileged enough to be a candidate for General Manager of the New York Mets for nearly ten days now. And over this period of time, I’ve had so many conversations with you, the newly-empowered voters. We’ve discussed Lee Mazzilli and Jenrry Mejia, Mookie Wilson and Mo Vaughn, Pedro Martinez and Pete Falcone. [...]

Megdal For GM: Takin’ It To The Streets

And by takin’ it to the streets, I mean, naturally, to the airwaves. Here’s where you can hear more about our democratic takeover of the Orange and Blue:
On Sunday night at 6 PM EST, I’ll be on The Happy Recap, discussing Mets baseball with three of the finest Mets fans about what the best path [...]

Megdal For GM: Thursday Roundup

With primaries set to begin next week at Amazin’ Avenue and New York Baseball Digest, let’s take a look at where things stand in the people’s campaign to take back the Mets.
Among the prospective delegates, I have earned the support of Metsgrrl, though we disagree about the possibility of signing Pedro Martinez.
Shannon Shark of Mets [...]

An Open Invitation to Debate: Steve Phillips

(My friends, I just sent this letter to Steve Phillips. If you’d like to see me debate Steve Phillips, you can urge him to accept my offer here.)

Dear Steve,
My name is Howard Megdal. As you have probably heard, I am running for General Manager of the New York Mets. (For more details, visit MegdalForGM.com.) As [...]

Megdal For GM Thursday Roundup: Kevin Burkhardt, Zoë Rice, Pedro

An interesting day in Metsland, with the tremendous Kevin Burkhardt drawing a line in the sand on Carlos Beltran updates. He could neither confirm nor deny that Beltran was eating Tacos in a Helmet at full speed, and if Kevin doesn’t know, nobody knows.
I picked up the support of the blog Lost in St. Louis. [...]

Megdal For GM: The Listening Tour

Good morning, my fellow baseball fans.
I am proud to announce that beginning today, June 15, I will conduct a Megdal For GM Listening Tour, hosted at Baseball Think Factory. Over the next ten days, I will answer any and all questions about my candidacy for General Manager of the New York Mets, my vision for [...]