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Mets GM Omar Minaya says club supports Randolph

Mets GM Omar Minaya says club supports RandolphFriday, May 23, 2008E-Mail Print Share:DENVER —  Mets general manager Omar Minaya voiced support for Willie Randolph on Friday night as speculation swirled that the embattled manager's job could be in jeopardy."Willie Randolph is our manager. He has my support, he has our ownership support," Minaya said during New York's game against the Colorado Rockies. "That's what I'm going to tell you. I'm here to support Willie, our ownership supports Willie."Minaya said he planned to meet with Randolph on Monday or Tuesday, after the team returns home from its current road trip.Minaya flew to Denver to meet the team after the Mets were swept in a four-game series at Atlanta. He said he made the decision to join the club before Thursday's loss to the Braves."The team's not playing well. Sometimes as a general manager, you've got to see how the team's playing," Minaya said. "You always leave open the possibility of visiting the team. I thought it was ...

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