Meet the Mets
The big news of the day was that the Mets hired David Sterns to be their new President of Baseball Operations.
With the hiring of David Stearns, the vision Steve Cohen had when he first bought the Mets is finally coming to fruition, taking three years to get the guy he wanted.
Joel Sherman writes Stearns knows what comes with the task of leading the Mets under Cohen.
Meanwhile, Stearns will have quite a few big questions facing him this offseason once he is underway in the job.
Sean Reid-Foley was placed on the IL with a right lat strain.
Could Edwin Diaz return this season, and should he wonders Anthony DiComo.
Around the National League East
The Phillies forced extra innings against the Braves thanks to a Trea Turner solo home run in the ninth but wound up losing in ten innings.
The Nationals fell to the Pirates 5-1.
Around Major League Baseball
German Marquez signed a two-year contract extension to remain with the Rockies.
David Wilder opened up on life after prison after bonus skimming while he was with the White Sox.
Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue
Brian Salvatore covered the David Stearns news.
Steve Sypa looked at the top performances from Mets minor leaguers over the past week.
This Date in Mets History
Nick Evans pinch hit for the Mets on this date in 2010, so nothing too notable has happened on September 13th as you can see.