Meet the Mets
Ronny Mauricio reflected on a fast start in the majors, calling it ‘great’.
Buck Showalter and Francisco Lindor discussed Mauricio’s first days in the majors.
Joander Suarez, who pitched six hitless innings in his Double-A debut, was named Eastern League Pitcher of the Week.
Around the National League East
Around Major League Baseball
Who is the best second baseman in baseball? Shanthi Sepe-Chepuru dives into this question.
Shohei Ohtani was scratched from last night’s game with right oblique tightness. In other Ohtani injury news, the possibly-future Met will likely have “some kind of procedure” according to his agent, who called it “inevitable”. He may, however, avoid Tommy John surgery.
Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue
September is Dollars 4 Dingers month! It’s not too late to make a pledge if you haven’t done so already, which will help support the National Domestic Violence Hotline. Following the Urías news, the importance of supporting their mission is as clear as ever.
On Episode 240 of From Complex to Queens, the crew shared their August report card.
This Date in Mets History
On this date in 2015, the resurgent Mets blanked the Marlins 7-0 behind a Bartolo Colon complete game shutout. “Big Sexy”, who will be honored in a retirement party at Citi Field on September 17, scattered nine hits and struck out two while needing 100 pitches to earn the win. The Mets got homers from Travis d’Arnaud, Wilmer Flores, and Juan Lagares, as well as a d’Arnaud run-scoring single.