Meet the Mets
There have been no new developments in the GM search, but there is a good round-up of all the names that have been linked to the Mets so far, and where they stand.
Noah Syndergaard and Robert Gsellman continued their adventures across the pond, this time they took in a Manchester City match.
Around the National League East
Ronald Acuna Jr. became the youngest player to hit a grand slam in postseason history. The grand slam helped keep Atlanta alive against the Dodgers.
The Marlins traded pitcher Ryan Lillie to the Reds in exchange for international bonus money.
Around Major League Baseball
The Brewers finished off a sweep of the Rockies to move on to the NLCS.
Catcher Erik Kratz became the oldest player to make his postseason debut in 113 years. He made the most of it by collecting five hits against Colorado in their series.
The Rockies’ powerful offense deserted them in the series loss to the Brewers.
The Red Sox are going with starter Nathan Eovaldi for Game 3 against the Yankees.
Twins’ third baseman Miguel Sano was reportedly involved in a hit and run accident that left a police officer injured.
This Date in Mets History
Bobby Jones helped lead the Mets to a series victory over the Giants on this date in 2000. He pitched a masterful one-hit shutout and the Mets won the game 4-0 to move on to the next round in the playoffs.