Meet the Mets
John Harper at the Daily News says the Mets’ young starting rotation is enough to give them a seat at the contenders table.
Dominic Smith opened up about his unconventional journey to the upper tier of the Mets’ prospect list.
Paul Sewald’s nasty slider and love for advanced metrics may be enough to get him a spot in the major league bullpen.
Around the NL East
Just months after acquiring him, the Nationals have reportedly waived Derek Norris.
Not that it will make a big difference against the Mets, but Vince Velasquez says he’s using the spring to work on controlling the running game.
Around the Majors
The Dominican Republic got the better of the United States in their World Baseball Classic showdown.
The WBC also brought its first significant injury, as Salvador Perez took a serious shot to his knee.
Apparently Mike Trout can swing a golf club just as well as he swings a baseball bat every now and then.
Yesterday on Amazin’ Avenue
Chris McShane looked at the Mets’ first batch of spring training cuts.
This Date in Mets History
Sunday marks a truly special anniversary. It’s been 14 years since a game that has to go down as the most explosive contest in Grapefruit League history: Mike Piazza vs. Guillermo Mota.