Morning Briefing: Another Boring Day at the Office

Good morning Mets fans! Yesterday was a pretty quiet day around the league, but hopefully, the hot stove will start to pick up again today.

Latest Mets News 

Jon Heyman of the FanRag Sports Network reports that the Mets are among three potential fits for Josh Harrison.

Latest MLB News 

Jon Paul Morosi of MLB.com reports that the San Francisco Giants are in talks with the Cincinnati Reds about acquiring Billy Hamilton.

Steve Adams of MLB Trade Rumors has the latest on the rumor mill in the NL West.

Brendan Kuty of NJ.com reports that a reunion between the Todd Frazier and the New York Yankees appears unlikely.

Latest NL East News 

Jorge Castillo of the Washington Post discusses how the 2018 season could be Wilmer Difo‘s audition to be the team’s second baseman of the future.

Jim Callis of MLB.com includes the Miami Marlins in his list of the top-five most improved farm systems of 2017.

Marcos Grunfield reports that former Atlanta Braves third baseman, Adonis Garcia, has signed with the LG Twins of the Korean Baseball League.

David Murphy of Philly.com debates who the “odd man out” will be in the Phillies outfield in 2018.

Latest on MMO

Rob Piersall, in continuing the Shopping at the Dollar Store series, made his case for the Mets to sign Tim Lincecum.

Piersall also argues that the Mets should either extend Jacob deGrom or trade him.

Dilip Sridhar opines that Gary Sheffield deserves more Hall-of-Fame consideration.

This Day in Mets History

1982: The Mets acquired Jorge Orta from the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for Pat Zachry.

2001: The Mets purchased Gary Matthews from the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Birthdays: Ray Knight turns 65 and Benny Agbayani turns 46.

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I am a junior 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. Follow me on Twitter @JoshFinkMets