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The Mets and Billy Eppler are working on completing a four-year deal to make him the next general manager of the team.
After offering Noah Syndergaard the qualifying offer the Mets never contacted him again which allowed other teams to come in with better offers.
Syndergaard said goodbye to New York in a twitter post.
Jacob deGrom got a fifth place vote in the Cy Young voting which was good for ninth place in the final standings for the award.
Around the National League East
Freddie Freeman rejected the qualifying offer from the Braves.
The Marlins hired Marcus Thames to be their hitting coach for the 2022 season.
Around Major League Baseball
Robbie Ray and Corbin Burnes took home the Cy Young in their respective leagues.
Brandon Belt was the only one to accept the qualifying offer while thirteen others rejected it.
Cleveland will officially change its name to the Guardians at the end of the week after coming to an agreement with a roller derby team with the same name.
This Date in Mets History
After pitching a historic season, Doc Gooden was awarded the Cy Young on this date in 1985.