Mets general manager Sandy Alderson is “very reluctant” to hand over his team’s high first-round pick for a quick fix in free agency. Yes, that applies to outfielder Michael Bourn. “The blueprint here is to rebuild the farm system at the same time that we try to be competitive. For us to lose a first-round pick would be counter to that approach,” Alderson told SiriusXM’s MLB Network Radio on Sunday.
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