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The Mets lost out on Joe Girardi who is the new manager of the Phillies. Girardi had the most experience out of all the candidates they interviewed so if he wasn’t their guy what qualifications are they looking for in their new skipper?
Now that they lost out on one of the top managerial candidates, where do the Mets turn to find their guy?
Both Pete Alonso and Jacob deGrom were honored by their peers when they took home Players Choice Awards. Alonso took home 2019 NL Outstanding Rookie Award and deGrom was named NL Outstanding Pitcher of the Year.
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Despite the firing, GM Jeff Luhnow said nothing that would allay any fears that there is a larger cultural problem in the Astros organization.
The apologies didn’t stop with Houston. After a controversial tweet, umpire Rob Drake also issued an apology for his threats of gun violence.
The talent is off the charts in this year’s 2019 Players Choice Award winners.
Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue
Justin Wilson was a breath of fresh air in what was otherwise a beleaguered Mets bullpen.
Simeon Woods Richardson was the second best pitcher Steve Sypa saw in the minors last season.
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“A little roller up along first... behind the bag! It gets through Buckner! Here comes Knight, and the Mets win it!”