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Your Saturday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links.

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Meet the Mets

Anthony DiComo answered reader questions, including whether he thinks the Mets are as good as they looked in the opener.

Cliff Floyd is a believer. He thinks the Mets will win 94 games this season.

The Post looked at who’s got better ballpark food, the Mets or the Yankees.

Wilson Ramos is excited about facing his old team, even though it’s got a very new look.

It may be harder to catch Mets games on the radio in upstate NY this year.

Fangraphs thinks Brandon Nimmo shows a lot of similarities to a certain former All-Star. \

Around the National League East

Some fans are not happy that the new Phillies logo looks too much like an homage to the Dallas Cowboys.

The Marlins lost their second game in a row.

In other bad news for the Marlins, their prospect Osiris Johnson will miss the season after undergoing surgery.

Around Major League Baseball

Paul Goldschmidt had quite a night for the Cardinals, hitting three home runs and leading them to victory over the Brewers.

Justin Upton will miss a couple of months with an injured toe in a blow to the Angels.

The MLBPA was not amused when they learned that MLB teams have been giving out a “championship belt” to the team that does the best in arbitration against its players.

Deadspin told the rather disgusting story of the sale of the Cubs to the Ricketts family. A tale of tax dodging, family squabbles, and the questionable economics of baseball.

The Orioles will celebrate the life of Frank Robinson on April 6th.

Former Yankees closer John Wetteland has been charged with aggravated sexual assault against a minor.

Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue

Allison McCague was all for the Jacob deGrom extension.

Joe Sokolowski was back with “This Week in Mets Quotes.”

Maggie Wiggin took a look at the projections for Jacob deGrom’s next five seasons.

Lukas Vlahos gave the Mets a final grade for their offseason moves.

This Date in Mets History

Benny Agbayani hit a grand slam to help lead the Mets to victory over the Cubs in Japan on this date in the year 2000.