Sandy Alderson, considered to be the favorite to be the next general manager of the Mets, is in New York today to speak with COO Jeff Wilpon and interim GM John Ricco.
Alderson is the fourth candidate to interview this week with the Mets. Dodgers assistant GM Logan White is due in on Friday.
So it's probably time for all of us to update our GM interview scorecard:
Requested an interview/received permission to speak to all five:
Allard Baird (Boston Red Sox assistant GM)
Rick Hahn (Chicago White Sox assistant GM)
Josh Byrnes (Former Arizona Diamondbacks GM)
Sandy Alderson (Built perennial winner with the Oakland Athletics before working as CEO of the San Diego Padres. Currently working for MLB in the Dominican Republic.
Logan White (Los Angeles Dodgers assistant GM)
Baird: Yes, on Monday
Hahn: Yes, on Tuesday
Byrnes: Yes, on Wednesday
Alderson: Scheduled to interview on Thursday
White: Scheduled to interview on Friday