Meet The Mets
Kevin Long is not likely to return as Mets hitting coach and might be in the running for D.C.’s new hitting coach.
With the Mets looking to re-tool, if not rebuild, this off-season, Kristie Ackert with the Daily News highlights the need for the team to bolster their outfield depth.
After clearing Nori Aoki from their roster, the Mets are expected to make decisions on the contracts of Asdrubal Cabrera and Jerry Blevins once the World Series is over.
Around the National League East
Derek Jeter, the face of Marlins ownership, expanded on his thoughts about players kneeling as a sign of protest.
Around Major League Baseball
It’s been one of the most home run happy World Series in recent memory, and many players on either team, notably Justin Verlander, think the ball has something to do with it. Ben Lindbergh says all of the issues with the baseball this year are a PR issue that MLB needs to fix.
If the balls are indeed juiced, the Astros hypothetically stand to gain more from it.
Fire up the hot stove. The A’s might be shopping 1B/3B Ryon Healy.
Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue
Ryan Almodovar breaks down T.J. Rivera’s injury shortened season.
This Date in Mets History
Gary Gentry pitched six-plus scoreless innings in the 1969 World Series and drove in a two run double as well.