Mets' Sandy Alderson Says Mets Refused to Offer Michael Bourn Fifth-Year Option

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Mets' Sandy Alderson Says Mets Refused to Offer Michael Bourn Fifth-Year Option
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Tuesday night, the Mets received the news that free-agent centerfielder Michael Bourn, whom they had pursued for weeks, had signed with the Indians. On Wednesday, general manager Sandy Alderson expressed "some disappointment," but in the end, he said, a couple factors blocked the Mets' pursuit.

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