Mets Morning News
Dominic Smith was named as one of the finalists for the Hank Aaron award which is given to the top offensive contributor in each league.
Jacob deGrom was also named as a finalist for an award. He was nominated for the National League Players Choice Award for Most Outstanding Pitcher along with Yu Darvish and Trevor Bauer.
Luis Rojas faces an uncertain future but given the opportunity under the new regime he could be just the manager they are looking for.
It has already been reported that Sandy Alderson will be the President of Baseball Operations under Steve Cohen but there is a chance he could be the general manager as well.
The Mets’ decision to give up on Travis d’Arnaud certainly looks bad now that he is hitting but how much did it hurt them in the long run?
Jay Horwitz took a trip down memory lane to when the Mets hired Davey Johnson to be their manager.
Around the National League East
J.T. Realmuto is unquestionably one of the top free agents on the market, but given his age and position what can reasonably expected from him as he ages into his 30s?
After a disappointing season, the Nationals are parting ways with a few members of their coaching staff including pitching coach Paul Menhart, third base coach Chip Hale, and hitting coach Kevin Long.
Around Major League Baseball
Despite being scratched from his Game 2 start, Clayton Kershaw should be good to go to start Game 4.
Korean superstar Ha-seong Kim is looking to make the jump to Major League Baseball next season.
Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue
On the latest episode of A Pod of Their Own, how both Marcus Stroman and Trevor Bauer are viewed by both fans and media alike was discussed.
This Date in Mets History
On this date in 2015, Jacob deGrom proved his mettle against the Dodgers in Game 5 of the NLDS. Despite having zero command of all of his pitches he battled the Dodgers for six innings and Daniel Murphy did the rest to take down their formidable opponent and move on the the NLCS.