Sandy Alderson

“The key to the growth . . . of baseball in China,” said Sandy Alderson, Mets GM and former CEO of the Padres, “is the introduction of a Chinese player into Major League Baseball. I don’t think that anyone can predict how long that will take. But it’s important that Major League Baseball and all its clubs are taking the process of finding and developing players who can play in the major leagues.” (COURTESY OF THE SAN DIEGO PADRES)