Meet the Mets
After a terrible first inning, Steven Matz put together a solid outing and is still in the running to claim the final rotation spot.
David Wright had another setback but still refuses to give up the hope of one day returning.
Chris Flexen led the second round of cuts from big league camp.
The NL East might not be the strongest division out there, but there are plenty of impact players that play within the division.
Neil Walker could not work out an extension with the Mets last season but his job now is to help the Yankees even if it is for far less money.
Around the National League East
Buster Olney believes that Bryce Harper could eventually wind up in Philadelphia.
Around Major League Baseball
Minor League Baseball announced a major rule change aimed at shortening games. Extra innings will now begin with a runner on second base.
Zack Greinke left his scheduled start early with groin tightness but the departure was only precautionary.
Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue
Joshua Tessler offered some fantasy baseball advice and what Mets might help you along the way to fantasy victory.
David Capobianco wrote about the Cespedes injury.
Steve Sypa previewed Corey Oswalt’s season.
This Date in Mets History
The new Wilpon-Doubleday ownership group made pitcher Craig Swan the highest paid player in Mets history on this date in 1980.