Morning Briefing: Chopped!

Picture courtesy of Kevin McGowan and the New York Mets.

Good morning Mets fans! The hot stove continues to heat up and tomorrow will be a key date as the Mets must protect their eligible players from the Rule 5 Draft.

Latest Mets News

Matt Mancuso has the latest on Mets prospects in the Arizona Fall League.

Kevin McGowan cut his hair to donate to Pantene’s Program.

The NC Dinos of South Korea has signed former Met pitcher Logan Verrett.

Latest MLB News 

Mark Polishuk of MLB Trade Rumors has the latest on the New York Yankees managerial search.

The Seattle Mariners acquired RHP Nick Rumbelow from the New York Yankees in exchange for LHP JP Sears and RHP Juan Then.

Latest NL East News 

Jamal Collier of MLB.com writes about Anthony Rendon receiving the MLB Award for Best Performance for his 6-6 game against the Mets on April 30.

Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald talks about the Giancarlo Stanton sweepstakes.

Gabriel Burns of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution writes about how Ronald Acuna became the youngest player to receive the Arizona Fall League MVP Award.

Todd Zolecki of MLB.com talks about how a contingent of Phillies players surprised a group of young fans.

Latest on MMO

Rob Piersall submits his MMO Report Card for Jeurys Familia.

He also conducted an MMO Exclusive Interview with former Las Vegas hitting coach Jack Voigt.

Lastly, he deciphers who the three best trade options at second base are this off-season.

This Day in Mets History

1979: The Board of Directors announces its intention to sell the team before the 1980 season.

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I am a sophomore at SUNY Cortland majoring in Sport Management. I have been a big Mets fan since 2007 and David Wright has and always will be my favorite player. Also, I do a podcast with one of my friends called Mets on Campus which you can find on theredbeat.com. Follow me on Twitter @JoshFinkMets