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Just when it looked like the Mets were poised for a late-inning comeback that would see them take a 2-0 series lead over the Brewers, their hopes crashed back down to earth in the most depressing of ways. A.J. Ramos did his best Kenny Rogers circa 1999 NLCS impression, and walked two batters in a row to walk in the winning run in the 10th inning. The Mets lost 4-3 to Milwaukee.
Aaron Judge is rooting for Brandon Nimmo, and isn’t surprised by his former teammate’s success.
Amed Rosario is apparently working on his bunting skills.
The Mets are unlikely to pursue the recently released Hanley Ramirez.
Juan Lagares had a successful surgery on his foot.
Mike Piazza is going to be the guest of honor at the North Jersey Sports Awards.
Yoenis Cespedes began a running progression program yesterday.
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The two-seam / sinker is rapidly falling out of favor among MLB pitchers.
Someone paid nearly $100,000 for a Derek Jeter rookie card.
John Jaso had some trouble with the ushers while trying to visit his former Rays teammates at the ballpark.
Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue
Allison McCague says it’s time for the Mets to give up on Jose Reyes.
Joe Sokolowski was back with another edition of “This Week in Mets Quotes.”
Vasilis Drimalitis examined the Mets’ recent struggles at the plate.