Meet the Mets
Rusty Staub is experiencing kidney failure according to friends who are asking fans to pray for the ailing Mets legend.
Jerry Blevins hates Field of Dreams and he wants you to know it.
Noah Syndergaard says he doesn’t have a second gear and fans should stop worrying about the speed of his pitches.
Tim Tebow says he feels much more comfortable batting this spring.
Juan Lagares just wants a chance to prove his value.
The Mets have been pushing their catchers to be better prepared for calling games this season.
Around the National League East
Federal Baseball was very unhappy that the Nats/Mets game wasn’t available on either radio or television.
Around Major League Baseball
The Hardball Times featured an interesting essay on how much Tim Lincecum has meant to the Filipino community.
This Date in Mets History
Had history been different, NYC might have chosen to build the Giants a preposterous 110,000 seat stadium on the Upper West Side that was proposed on this date in 1956, and they might never have left for San Francisco, and the Mets never would have been born. Great Scott!