Meet the Mets
Mets prospect Patrick “P.J.” Conlon hopes to become the first Irish-born player to make it to the majors since 1945.
Robert Gsellman is likely to be the Mets’ fifth starter to start the season.
Curtis Granderson is still day-to-day with a nagging thumb injury.
Carlos Beltran thinks David Wright still has gas left in the tank.
Around the NL East
Stephen Strasburg may ditch his windup and only pitch from the stretch this season.
Pittsburgh Pirates infielder Jung Ho Kang received a suspended two-year sentence for fleeing the scene of an accident after crashing his car into a guardrail while drunk. It was Kang’s third DUI-related arrest since 2009.
Rob Manfred is willing to consider shorter commercial breaks as part of his plans to revamp baseball.
Yesterday at AA
Check out Luis Guillorme’s amazing one-handed bat catch.
This Date in Mets History
Several Mets birthdays on this date including Jack Fisher, Danny Frisella, Tom Grieve, and Bob Johnson.