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Sandy sighs as Beltran takes a knee

Carlos' continuing injury issues, Ollie's problems among Alderson's headaches

Updated: March 9, 2011, 7:57 AM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

KISSIMMEE, Fla. -- Tuesday in New York Met-land included outfielder Carlos Beltran's knee woes forcing him to be shut down for the week, Oliver Perez getting lit up in the first inning against the Houston Astros and a media conference call by the trustee suing Mets owners Fred and Jeff Wilpon and Saul Katz for $1 billion.

Welcome to the organization, Sandy Alderson and Terry Collins.

All throughout the winter, the Mets had portrayed Beltran's knee as fine. Perhaps that was what ...

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