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Mets Morning News: Matt Harvey to start Game 1 of the World Series, Yoenis Cespedes says he'll be ready

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Your Sunday morning dose of Mets and Major League Baseball news, notes, and links.

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Meet the Mets

The Mets are set to begin the World Series against the Royals on Tuesday. You might have heard the line that the Royals have fared well against pitches thrown at 95 miles per hour or faster. It's a good example of using new-ish data poorly to oversimplify the answer to a question. Oh, and Matt Harvey will start Game 1. After that, it'll be Jacob deGrom in Game 2, Noah Syndergaard in Game 3, and Steven Matz in Game 4.

Yoenis Cespedes is dealing with a sore shoulder that needed a cortisone injection, but he says he will be ready for the World Series on Tuesday.

Noah Syndergaard does the Steve Serby Q&A thing.

If you want to re-live the worst moment of the best Mets season in a very long time, the Post has you covered.

Juan Uribe is hoping to be ready for the World Series. We'd love it if he were.

The Mets had a meeting back in spring training about making the playoffs.

Hitting coach Kevin Long talks about bringing out the power in Daniel Murphy's swing.

Around Major League Baseball

Former Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. has been named Boston Red Sox first base coach. Uh, okay.

This date in Mets history

On October 25, 1986, the Mets and Red Sox played the famous Game 6 of the World Series.