Meet the Mets
All Jeff McNeil does is hit but despite his high average he tends to fly under the radar compared to his teammates.
The Mets have now faced every team in the National League East and have a sense of how they stack up against their competition.
The Vargas situation with the Mets is just one example of a larger problem that is rippling around Major League Baseball.
So far Mickey Callaway has been appreciative of the working relationship he has with Brodie Van Wagenen.
The Mets are starting to scuffle a bit as the schedule turns harder and they need to avoid letting it spiral.
Around the National League East
Around Major League Baseball
Baseball started a marketing campaign this season to “let the kids play” but what happens when not everyone is on board with that idea (paywall alert)?
This season Triple-A switched to using the same baseballs that the majors use and they have seen a significant increase in the amount of home runs hit.
Dallas Keuchel remains a free agent, but he is reportedly open to a signing a one-year deal.
Dustin Pedroia was placed on the IL after he felt pain in his knee during Wednesday’s game.
Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue
On Episode 3 of Amazin’ Avenue Audio (The Show) Brian and Chris discuss both the Jason Vargas and Edwin Diaz situations.