Meet the Mets
The Mets, in peak form, thought Jim Gosger and Jesse Hudson were dead, and ran their names during an in memoriam in their 1969 anniversary celebration. They’re not dead, and the Daily News tracked down Gosger and spoke with him about the debacle.
Pete Alonso, Jacob deGrom and Jeff McNeil will represent the Mets at the All-Star Game.
The NY Post spoke with Dominic Smith about life and baseball.
Mets assistant hitting coach Tom Slater thinks Pete Alonso has a lot in common with Gary Sanchez.
Alonso is excited to meet a different Yankee when they play this week though — Aaron Judge.
Brett Baty hit a grand slam in his Gulf Coast Rookie League game.
Around the National League East
Ender Inciarte is slated to begin his rehab assignment.
Is Jake Arrieta done as an elite pitcher?
Around Major League Baseball
MLB set the mark for the most home runs in one month — for the second month in a row.
Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue
There was a new episode of From Complex to Queens.
Steve Sypa handled the Daily Prospect Report.
This Date in Mets History
The Mets battled to a 14th inning win on this date in 1969.