Meet the Mets
Jerry Blevins introduced the world to newborn son Ellis Layne Blevins, who is dapper as hell.
With Zack Wheeler and Jason Vargas struggling, Seth Lugo’s impressive season in the bullpen might force Mickey Callaway to reinsert him into the rotation.
Speaking of trading starters, the Daily News’ John Harper opined that the team should deal Jacob deGrom and/or Noah Syndergaard if the team doesn’t turn its season around soon.
Tim Tebow is having the best season of his professional baseball career, hitting .248/.323/.419 in Double-A, where he’s almost six years older than the average player.
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Bartolo Colon’s stomach came to the former Mets starter’s rescue.
Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue
Chris McShane wrote about how putrid the team’s rotation has been outside of deGrom and Syndergaard.
Allison McCague preached patience concerning the development of prized shortstop Amed Rosario.
This Date in Mets History
Former journeyman right-hander Nelson Figueroa, the Brooklyn native who grew up rooting for the team then made 32 appearances for them, turns 44 today.