Meet the Mets
The Mets had Jacob deGrom on the mound, and as he’s done all season, he delivered. The Mets opened their West Coast swing against the Padres with a 5-3 win at Petco Park.
Before the game on Monday, the Mets sent Zack Wheeler to the DL and called up Tyler Pill.
Jose Reyes snagged his 500th career stolen base during the game against the Padres.
Neil Ramirez cleared waivers and chose free agency.
The Post wonders why the Mets continue to have Michael Conforto bat leadoff.
Which players on the Mets stand the best chance of getting traded before the deadline?
Around the NL East
The Marlins earlier demoted Tom Koehler, opening up a spot in their rotation.
Wilson Ramos suffered a head injury when he was struck by a piece of Ruben Tejada’s broken bat.
MLB Pipeline published their mid-season Top 100 Prospects list. Amed Rosario came in at number two.
Yesterday at AA
Steve Sypa handled the Daily Prospect Report.
Matt Varvaro was back with another Monday Morning Mets Mind Boggler.
Timothy Finnegan wrote about Michael Conforto’s potential to finish the season with a .400+ on-base percentage.
Aaron Yorke previewed the Mets-Padres series.
This Date in Mets History
Bob Murphy uttered the word “damn” for the first and only time in his Mets broadcasting career on this date in 1990.