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Mets GM Sandy Alderson takes leave of absence to treat cancer

New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson is taking a leave of absence because his cancer has returned, and he does not expect to return to the job. With the team in a massive tailspin, Mets chief operating officer Jeff Wilpon and the 70-year-old Alderson made the announcement before Tuesday night’s game against Pittsburgh. “With respect to the future, I ...

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Mets GM Alderson to take leave of absence due to cancer recurrence

New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson will take a leave of absence, effective immediately, to prioritize his health following a recurrence of cancer, club owner Jeff Wilpon announced at a news conference Tuesday. Alderson, who was initially diagnosed with cancer in 2015, said he’s been undergoing treatment since the recur… MLB | theScore

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Mets GM Alderson to take leave of absence due to cancer recurrence

New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson will take a leave of absence, effective immediately, to prioritize his health following a recurrence of cancer, club owner Jeff Wilpon announced at a news conference Tuesday. Alderson, who was initially diagnosed with cancer in 2015, said he’s been undergoing treatment since the recur… MLB | theScore

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Mets GM Sandy Alderson to take leave of absence for health reasons

New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson will take a leave of absence, effective immediately, to prioritize his health following a recurrence of cancer, club owner Jeff Wilpon announced at a news conference Tuesday. Alderson, who was initially diagnosed with cancer in 2015, said he’s been undergoing treatment since the recur… MLB | theScore

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Report: Falcons 'uneasy' about Jones' absence

The Atlanta Falcons are expected to work out any contractual differences with Julio Jones, but the team remains uneasy about his absence from minicamp, according to D. Orlando Ledbetter of the Atlanta Journal-Constitut… NFL | theScore

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Why Ben Roethlisberger's absence isn't an issue (yet)

8:00 AM ET PITTSBURGH — After the Pittsburgh Steelers‘ first organized team activity workout in late May, Ben Roethlisberger was asked about Tom Brady skipping his sessions in New England. “I think he can do whatever he wants,” Roethlisberger said.

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Belichick mum on Brady's absence from OTAs

Predictably, New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick offered little insight Tuesday when asked about the absence of quarterback Tom Brady from the start of voluntary organized team activities. “I’m not going… NFL | theScore

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