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In the third game of the Subway Series, and the first game at Citi Field, the Mets rallied in the 8th inning to steal the game from the Yankees. After getting on the board thanks to a JD Davis solo shot in 6th, Michael Conforto delivered the game running two-run double off of Zach Britton.
Choose your recap: Amazin’ Avenue short and long. Newsday, NY Post, New York Times.
Dave Lennon writes that games like Tuesday night make you wonder “what if?” with the Mets.
Prior to the game Tuesday night, the Mets were given bullpen relief as Jeurys Familia and Justin Wilson were activated off the IL.
Though the Mets’ bullpen is whole again, the question remains of if it can compete.
The Mets are moving Steven Matz to the bullpen until at least the All-Star break.
Though the Mets season has not gone to plan, they are set to have their three All-Stars on the team for a while.
Dilson Herrera has opted out of his minor-league deal with the team.
Around the National League East
The Nationals beat the Marlins on a Trea Turner walk off.
The Braves were shutout by the Phillies 2-0.
Around Major League Baseball
In a press conference prior to their game, the Angels said their team will “never be the same”.
The Angels then beat the Rangers in their first game since the death of Tyler Skaggs.
On Thursday, Yankees’ John Sterling is set to miss his first radio broadcast since 1989.
Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue
Kenneth Lavin looked at how the Mets top prospects performed last week.
Steve Sypa handed out player of the week awards for the Mets farm system.
Vasilis Drimalitis previewed the series against the Yankees.
The latest episode of UnforMETable is out!
This Date in Mets History
Happy birthday to Moises Alou!