Tonight is the battle of the bests in baseball! Juan Centeno and the Houston Astros will take on Bob Geren and the Los Angeles Dodgers. The starting pitchers will be Clayton Kershaw and Dallas Keuchel respectively.
Latest Mets News
The Mets introduced Mickey Callaway as the 21st manager in the history of the Mets. The Mets focused in on Callaway after the first round of interviews.
Callaway, 42, was very jovial in his press conference. Callaway was named after Mickey Mantle and his brother was named after Casey Stengel, two New York icons. Callaway plans on reaching out to all the Mets and put an emphasis on player relations.
Mark DeRosa was the unnamed sixth candidate in the running for Mets manager. Certainly an interesting choice for the Mets.
Latest Managerial News
Kevin Long will interview for the Washington Nationals managerial opening according to Barry Svrluga of the Washington Post. Jorge Castillo of the Washington Post reports the Nationals will interview Chicago Cubs bench coach, Dave Martinez.
Latest NL East News
Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun Times reports that Dave Martinez has an inside edge on the Nationals managerial job.
Latest on MMO
Joe D. posts reactions to Mickey Callaway’s hiring.
Rob Piersall recaps Callaway’s press conference.
This Day in Mets History
1969: The Mets release Ed Charles.