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Jacob deGrom’s agent says the team should either deal him now or sign him to an extension.
There will be no starting nod for deGrom in the All-Star Game, as the honor went to Max Scherzer.
As always, deGrom took the news in stride.
Yoenis Cespedes could return as early as Friday, according to Anthony DiComo.
Nick Francona claims the Mets fired him due to pressure from MLB after he questioned whether proceeds from their military apparel are actually going to veterans charities.
The Wilpons may win an esports championship.
The Athletic continued its series on rebuilding the Mets.
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Around Major League Baseball
Tony Clark is not a fan of the current baseball front office culture.
A very rare Mickey Mantle card has been put on display at a museum in Colorado.
A five year old wrote to all the MLB teams asking them to send him pocket schedules — and almost every team answered and sent him schedules and other goodies, except the Padres, whose letter came back undelivered, and the Yankees, who have no excuse.
Fangraphs put together a list of five players who should be traded at the deadline, but probably won’t be.
Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue
Matt Varvaro was back with another Monday Morning Mets Mind Boggler.
Steve Sypa handled the daily prospect report.
This Date in Mets History
Lee Mazzilli had a great All-Star game showing on this date in 1979.