Morning Briefing: Mets Losses Continue To Mount

Good Morning Mets Fans. The New York Mets (31-39) look to avoid another loss at the hands of the Los Angeles Dodgers (46-26) tonight as they send Tyler Pill (0-2, 3.75 ERA) to the mound. The Dodgers will counter with Rich Hill (3-3, 5.14 ERA).

Today’s game is scheduled to begin at 10:10 PM ET and can be seen on SNY as well as heard on 710 WOR.

LATEST METS NEWS

Robert Gsellman got lit up in Los Angeles on Tuesday as the Mets woes continue with no seeming end in sight. Gsellman allowed eight runs, seven of which were earned on nine hits. He gave up four homers on the night en route to a 12-0 beating at the hands of the Dodgers. Read more from Mike Puma in the NY Post.

Kristie Ackert of the NYDN reports on Jose Reyes‘ battle to stay in the lineup.

Abbey Mastracco of NJ.com wonders what may become of Brandon Nimmo.

NL EAST RUMBLINGS

Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post analyzes what may be wrong with Tanner Roark.

Marlins top prospect, Braxton Garrett is likely out til 2019 after having to undergo Tommy John surgery. Read more in the Sun-Sentinel.

David O’Brien of theAJC.com reports that Johan Camargo may be working his way into becoming the Braves primary third baseman.

Jim Salisbury of CSN Philly takes a look at the Phillies roster moves and how they reflect General Manager, Matt Klentak’s vision.

RECENTLY ON MMO

David Casillo writes on the benefits of waiting on Amed Rosario.

THIS DAY IN METS HISTORY

On this day in 1964, Jim Bunning pitches the first complete perfect game since 1880, helping the Phillies defeat the Mets by a score of 6-0.

Former Metropolitan, Jeff Musselman turns 54 today.

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A Senior Writer for MMO, Brian was born the year that ball got by Buckner and the Mets went on to win the World Series. He is still waiting to watch the Mets win a World Series of his own. You can follow Brian on Twitter @briangreenzang