Meet the Mets
The Mets enjoyed a much-needed off day but still lost ground in the standings to the Braves.
Edwin Díaz has helped “Narco” go viral and now Timmy Trumpet will be at Citi Field to throw out the first pitch and hopefully play the trumpet live.
The Mets did not improve their bullpen by much at the trade deadline but is what they have enough to get them through the playoffs?
Some reinforcements could be on the way with both Drew Smith and Tommy Hunter close to returning from injuries.
The team has gotten very little production from their catchers and currently have no clear starter as the season winds down.
After his magical debut, Brett Baty has hit a bit of a slump and is trying to work his way out of it.
Mets legend Mookie Wilson has opened a BBQ catering business with his brothers.
Around the National League East
The Braves refused to lose yet again and finished off a sweep of the Pirates with a 14-2 win.
The Marlins were unable to finish a sweep of the Athletics as they dropped the series finale with a 3-2 loss.
The Phillies defeated the Reds by a final score of 7-5 in Philadelphia.
Around Major League Baseball
In 2023 all 30 major league teams will have to play each other for the first time in MLB history.
Pirates shortstop Oneil Cruz recorded the hardest hit ball in Statcast history with a 122.4 mph single.
Mariners rookie George Kirby set a new record by throwing 24 straight strikes to start the game.
Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue
On the latest episdoe of A Pod of Their Own, Kate Feldman of the Daily News was on to discuss the new A League of Their Own streaming series.
This Date in Mets History
Today would have been Pedro Feliciano’s 46th birthday. The beloved Met died in November due to a genetic heart condition.