Morning Briefing: Mets Look to End Losing Streak

Good Morning Mets fans! Tonight the New York Mets (16-23) take on the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (22-21). Jacob deGrom takes the ball for New York and opposes Ricky Nolasco. The game is scheduled for 7:10 on SNY.

Latest Mets News

Steven Matz went 3 innings in a rehab start on 53 pitches. He gave up one run, walked two, allowed two hits, and struck out three.

Seth Lugo also pitched in this game. He went 3.2 innings and only allowed two hits. No strikeouts or walks.

Travis d’Arnaud went 2 for 4 in this game and caught seven innings.

Latest NL East News

Jon Heyman of FanRag sports has the latest news on the Nationals search for a closer.

Tough break on Thursday for the Atlanta Braves as they lost Freddie Freeman for roughly ten weeks. Mark Bowman of has the latest.

Speaking of the Braves, they signed former Met and noted picking machine, James Loney according to Jon Heyman.

Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports opines for the Marlins to tear down their franchise despite a changing ownership.

Latest on MMO

Chris Gaine goes over a list of Mets players they can sell.

Mike Mayer and I write about the Mets injury woes.

MetsDaddy let us know about Marcos Molina and Chris Flexen finally throwing for St. Lucie.

This Day in Mets History

1993: Dallas Green is named the 15th manager in Mets history.

Birthdays: Turk Wendell turns 50, Rick Cerone turns 63

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I became a Mets fan in the 2008 season. Since the Alderson regime, I've embraced saber-metrics and advanced stats to back up my eye tests. I study computer science at Stony Brook