Meet the Mets
In a surprising bit of news, Francisco Lindor underwent elbow surgery to remove a bone spur but he is expected to be ready for spring training.
The shortstop played the entire season with the injury and still managed to produce a 30/30 season.
Steve Cohen is still looking to build a casino near Citi Field to attract more people to the ballpark.
Cohen’s tenure as owner has been a bit tumultuous so far but he has no regrets about selling at the deadline.
Around the National League East
Bryce Harper led the charge against Atlanta and after hitting a monstrous home run, he stared down Orlando Arcia who had some choice comments about Harper after Game 2.
The Marlins are looking to upgrade at shortstop this offseason and a former Met might be the answer to that position.
Around Major League Baseball
The Diamondbacks hit four home runs in one inning on their way to completing a sweep of the Dodgers.
Max Scherzer is hoping to be back for Texas and continues to throw in order to be ready when the rosters for the Championship series get announced.
The Twins activated Byron Buxton to replace Alex Kirilloff on their postseason roster.
Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue
Chris McShane reviewed Jeff McNeil’s odd season.
On the latest episode of Flushing is Burning, Grace Carbone discussed the playoffs as well as the latest Mets drama.
This Date in Mets History
On this date in 2015 the Mets played the first playoff game in Citi Field history and blew out the Dodgers 13-7 punctuated by a mammoth home run by Yoenis Cespedes.