Meet the Mets
This has been a tumultuous year for Mickey Callaway and this home stretch could determine whether he is back next season.
The Mets have health on their side as the season winds down and they will need to use it to their advantage if they are going to have a shot at the Wild Card.
Mets’ pitching strategist Jeremy Accardo’s seven-year old daughter has been battling cancer and the team has tried to rally around her and support her in her fight (paywall alert).
Mark Vientos and David Peterson were named the Mets Prospects of the Year by MLB Pipeline.
Around the National League East
Aaron Nola and the Phillies couldn’t pull off the sweep of the Braves.
Around Major League Baseball
Plenty of teams are now looking ahead to 2020 and there will be some premier talent on the market for those inclined to go for it.
This Date in Mets History
On this date in 1970, Jerry Koosman threw a two-hitter against the Pirates.