Meet the Mets
Hitting coach Kevin Long is a favorite to replace Terry Collins as manager, and will interview for the job in the coming days.
MLB.com’s Anthony DiComo weighed the strengths and weaknesses of various options for the skipper gig.
The California wildfires affected Hall of Famer Tom Seaver, who was forced to flee his Napa home.
Around the NL East
The Nationals were eliminated from the postseason, blowing a three-run lead to fall to the Cubs 9-8 in Game 5 of the teams’ NLDS matchup. Then managers Dusty Baker and Joe Maddon reflected on the wild series finale.
Giancarlo Stanton donated $72,500 to the All-Star Smiles Organization, which he helped found in 2014 after his requiring reconstructive dental surgery.
Around the Majors
Yesterday at AA
Jonathan Maseng explained what acquiring the Triple-A Syracuse Chiefs means for the Mets.
Steve Sypa wondered if the minor league team would continue to be called the Chiefs, or if they’d have a fun new name.
Steve also reviewed the St. Lucie Mets’ 2017 campaign.