Meet the Mets
The Mets changed their minds about Jed Lowrie’s readiness and he will remain in Syracuse through the weekend.
If the team wants to turn its fortunes around, they will need a repeat performance from Pete Alonso who backed up his talk in San Diego.
Now is the time for them to save their season as their upcoming schedule is against opponents who are under .500.
One writer argued that Robinson Cano deserves to be in the Hall of Fame despite the PED suspension.
Todd Frazier knows he is struggling right now and that he has to start producing if he wants to stay in the lineup.
According to some scouts from the American League, the Mets have the best bullpen in the division.
Tim Tebow was mired in a deep slump but he came up with a big hit for Syracuse that helped them win the game.
Stetson University has produced two Cy Young winners and they are making a big push to continue that trend.
Here is some fantastic news. After waiting two years for a new kidney, Ed Kranepool underwent successful transplant surgery earlier in the week.
Around the National League East
The Nationals are severely underperforming this year and while there are many contributing factors one of the main issues is their defense. Washington snapped their losing streak with a 6-0 win over the Dodgers.
Around Major League Baseball
After Yusei Kikuchi was caught with a substance under his hat, MLB has decided it will not penalize him for it.
Buscones in South America are pushing for an international draft to help ease the burden of thirteen-year-olds who are pressured into signing major league contracts.
Dee Gordon was struck on the wrist with a pitch and was not happy with J.A. Happ after the game.
Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue
On Episode 5 of Amazin’ Avenue Audio (The Show) Brian and Allison discuss the catching situation and bench coach Jim Riggleman.
Liam Murphy covered the Steven Matz news.
This Date in Mets History
On this date in 2000, Rickey Henderson stepped to the plate in the sixth inning which became his 10,000th career at-bat.