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Mets Morning News: Starling Marte continues to shine in winter ball

Your Sunday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links.

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Meet the Mets

Starling Marte went 3-for-5 with a stolen base in winter ball and played the entire game in right field for the second straight night.

The Alonsos are taking to social media to try to find a foster home or forever home for Chica, a rescue pup they pulled out of a Houston shelter who was set to be euthanized.

On Friday evening, the Mets officially announced the Sean Manaea signing.

Around the National League East

According to Travis Blankenhorn’s MLB.com profile page, he has been re-signed by the Nationals.

Around Major League Baseball

The market for free agent reliever Hector Neris is heating up with the Yankees and Rangers among the finalists for his services.

Tomorrow is the start of the international signing period. Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com previews the top talents available.

Michael Clair of MLB.com told the story of Sascha Hermann, who started a fan club for German baseball fans, which has helped grow the sport in Germany.

Former big league players spoke to Matthew Ritchie of MLB.com about coaching and mentoring young players at MLB’s DREAM Series.

Thomas Harrigan of MLB.com took a look at players who had underwhelming 2023 seasons who may be bounce back candidates in 2024.

Yesterday at Amazin’ Avenue

Chris McShane reiterated that the Mets should still sign some relief pitchers to fill out their bullpen and gave a refresher on the series we have done on the available free agent relievers, many of which are still available.

This Date in Mets History

Happy birthday, Big Pelf!