Meet The Mets
The Port St. Lucie City Council approved a 55 million dollar expansion to First Data Field, the spring training home of the Mets. The work should begin at the end of the spring training in 2018 and be mostly complete before players report in 2019.
The accolades for new manager Mickey Callaway continue to roll in. Joel Sherman thinks that the Mets have hired their own version of the modern MLB manager.
With former Met Justin Turner seemingly posturing himself for success in the World Series, Sandy Alderson seemed to clear the air about the third baseman’s non-tender from the team in 2013.
In a move that might have made a unilateral rooting interest decision for many Mets fans, the Dodgers have left Curtis Granderson off their World Series roster. Ever classy, Granderson was disappointed but supportive of the decision.
Around the NL East
Our friends at Talkin’ Chop break down some rising bullpen pitchers, including former Mets farmhand Akeel Morris.
As their home town still recovers from the effects of Hurricane Harvey, the Astros will wear “Houston Strong” patches through the Series.
Tyler Kepner profiles Jose Altuve for the New York Times.
Yesterday at AA
The Mets have started their off season on a high note - Steve Schreiber shows that it needs to continue.
Aaron Yorke breaks down who to root for in the Fall Classic.
Matt Varvaro has your season review of Chasen Bradford.
This Date in Mets History
“...little roller up along first...behind the bag - it gets through Buckner! Here comes Knight and the Mets win it!”
Happy Anniversary to what might be the greatest Mets game ever played. The big moment is at 7:50.