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A sweep in Philadelphia just wasn’t meant to be as Scott Kingery’s three-run double in the eighth inning spoiled Marcus Stroman’s first quality start as a Met.
Everyone’s favorite smiling ball of joy, Brandon Nimmo, was activated from the 60-day injured list.
In the least surprising news in baseball history, Brandon Nimmo was in a jolly mood upon his return.
As the first of September came and went, the Mets expanded their roster by activating Tomas Nido and calling up the trio of Tyler Bashlor, Daniel Zamora, and Sam Haggerty.
Video of the news being broken to Haggerty that he would be going to the major leagues was quickly posted and spread on Twitter.
In a year full of regretful moves, Wilson Ramos is one that Brodie Van Wagenen and co. wouldn’t change.
A bad shoulder for Brad Brach has been keeping the reliever on the sidelines for most of the past week.
Around the National League East
In their win, the Nationals became the first National League team since the 1969 Astros to have three pitchers with at least 200 or more strikeouts each.
Around Major League Baseball
While all no-hitters are impressive, the performance of Justin Verlander was a step above the pack.
To the cheers of thousands, Carlos Carrasco made his return to the mound after battling leukemia. The Indians starter took to Instagram to thank all those that have supported him on his way back to the mound.
Miles Mikolas was clearly not a fan of Freddy Galvis walking over the mound as the Cardinals and the Reds found themselves in a bench-clearing ruckus.
This Date in Mets History
On this date in 1965, Casey Stengel became the first person in Mets history to have his number retired.
Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue
The illustrious Steve Sypa covered the dwindling Mets minor league affiliates in the Daily Prospect Report.