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Edwin Diaz is coming through when it matters most as the Mets’ hurler and 40 members of his family and friends are working in Puerto Rico to assist in recovery efforts after the earthquakes.
On the other hand, the Mets and the Boston Red Sox have shown interest in having Mets’ bench coach Hensley Muelens at the helm.
Around the National League East
The Good Phight looked back at the moment of the 2019 season that had everyone in Philadelphia shocked.
Around Major League Baseball
It may be a year in the distance, but apparently it’s never too early to look ahead to the 2021 free agent class.
With their asking price high and the season drawing near, it is unlikely that Mookie Betts is playing anywhere but Boston come Opening Day.
Matt Wieters is staying in his backup catcher role for the Cardinals on a one-year deal worth $2M with another $1M available in incentives.
Shoeless Joe Jackson’s Hall of Fame hopes may not be as dead as him with a loophole in lifetime bans potentially giving the banished batter a path to Cooperstown.
While two royals are parting from the family, another is coming home as Alex Gordon and Kansas City are said to be close on a deal to bring the outfielder back to Kauffman Stadium.
The Toronto Blue Jays new uniforms are the perfect blend of 1980s powder blue nostalgia and 2020 style.
This Date in Mets History
On this date in 1984, Lose Tom Seaver 2: Electric Frugaloo came to be as The Franchise left the Mets for a second time, though this was less on the Mets as the Chicago White Sox picked him up as a compensation pick.