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Terry Collins' job is safe, says Sandy Alderson. The Mets' GM says the front office has discussed promoting Michael Conforto but will not do so in the near future. Instead, the Mets are said to be willing to overpay for Ben Zobrist, who isn't available at the moment.
There was a health scare on Thursday evening, as the Mets' plane was diverted to Detroit due to a medical issue with WOR broadcaster Howie Rose.
The odds of the Mets beating Kenley Jansen last night were quite low to start and even lower given the first three batters all got to 0-2 counts.
Jack Leathersich is on the Triple-A disabled list after Wally Backman rode him for 57 pitches a few days ago. Yikes.
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Grant Brisbee created the only correct rosters for the All-Star game. Do you agree?
French baseball player Melissa Mayeux was interviewed at SB Nation.
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Paul DePodesta joined the AA Audio podcast to talk about the Mets' farm system!
Jeffrey passed along some notes on Luis Cessa, John Gant, and Gavin Cecchini.
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