Meet the Mets
Kodai Senga was not at his best but he kept the Marlins to just two runs in six innings pitched. He only struck out three but his ERA is at 2.96 which is second in the league.
As for the offense they were lead by the power of Mark Vientos who blasted two home runs for the first multi-home run game of his career. Brett Baty and Brandon Nimmo also went deep to help put the game away and take the series from the Marlins.
Kodai Senga was not at his dominant best but he remains firmly in both the Cy Young and Rookie of the Year races.
Ronny Mauricio went 1-for-3 with two walks at the plate and his exit velocity is certainly promising as the team looks towards the future.
The St. Paul Saints were an independent team that can be credited with reviving Darryl Strawberry’s career and the team is now the subject of a new Netflix documentary.
Around the National League East
The Braves fell to the Phillies in extra innings by a score of 6-5.
Gary Cohen and Keith Hernandez took note of the sparse crowd at loanDepot Park which was shocking for a team in the playoff hunt.
Nick Castellanos helped lead the Phillies to victory over the Braves.
Around Major League Baseball
Corbin Carroll became the first rookie in MLB history to have a twenty-five home run and fifty stolen base season.
The Oakland A’s saga was a season-long storyline, but how did it reach this point?
The Twins placed Carlos Correa on the injured list with plantar fasciitis in his left foot.
Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue
On the latest episode of Flushing is Burning, Christian Romo had an exciting announcement but the show will be taking a different direction in the future.
Allison McCague’s pitcher performance meter for September 11-17 was a mixed bag for the pitchers.
This Date in Mets History
On this date in 2001, Mike Piazza’s home run gave the city a reason to cheer.