Meet the Mets
Brodie Van Wagenen is apparently the Mets’ choice for their new GM, but the team still has to work out a deal with him.
Meanwhile, the Players’ Association is understandably nervous that Van Wagenen had access to a lot of confidential information about players as their agent that he could use against them in negotiations.
Joel Sherman attempted to summarize the long, and messy GM search.
Yoenis Cespedes underwent heel surgery on Friday and could miss the first half of the 2019 season.
Dominic Smith went to play winter ball hoping to get more experience in the outfield. His winter ball team would only let him play first base. Now Smith is done playing winter ball after only seven games.
Around the National League East
Around Major League Baseball
Christian Yelich and J.D. Martinez won the 2018 Hank Aaron awards.
MLB’s Elite Development Invitational, the sport’s largest development effort for minority prospects, has been renamed after Hank Aaron.
Grant Brisbee is counting down his most hated MLB playoff commercials.
Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue
Steve Sypa continued his countdown of the ten best Mets minor league hitters he saw this season.
David Capobianco looked back at Austin Jackson’s lackluster half-season with the Mets.