Morning Briefing: Mets Look To Split Series Against Atlanta

The New York Mets will look to secure a series split against the Atlanta Braves at 1:10 p.m. Corey Oswalt will take the mound for the Mets against Julio Teheran. The game will air on SNY.

Last night, the Mets defeated their division rival by a score of 3-0 in the second game of a three-game series behind an impeccable performance by Zack Wheeler.

Latest Mets News

Anthony Dicomo of discusses Jeff McNeil’s unusual bat knob, which he swears by.

Need a literal way to solve your Mets depression? The NY Post has you covered.

Jordan Lauterbach of Newsday catches up with Endy Chavez, who has found a nice home in the Atlantic League.

MetsMinors Ernest Dove provides a first-hand look at Mets left-handed pitching prospect Anthony Kay.

Mets minor league catcher Johnny Monell retired from Las Vegas after he was placed on the DL two days ago.

The Mets have signed infielder Dylan Tice to a minor league contract and assigned him to Brooklyn.

Latest MLB News

Mike Scioscia will be stepping down from the Angels at the end of the year after 19 years as the team’s skipper.

The Yankees have acquired RHP George Kontos from Cleveland for cash considerations.

The Dodgers announced that they’ve placed left-hander Alex Wood on the 10-day disabled list with left adductor tendonitis.

The Red Sox have officially placed the recently-acquired Ian Kinsler on the disabled list and moved fellow second baseman Dustin Pedroia to the 60-day DL.

The Padres announced that they’ve placed outfielder Wil Myers on the 10-day disabled list with a “left foot contusion/bone bruise.”

Latest NL East News

Last night, the Phillies welcomed the great Roy Halladay as well as Pat Gillick to the Toyota Phillies Wall of Fame.

The Nationals unveiled a plaque dedicated to their first-ever scorer, Dave Vincent, who passed away last year after a long battle with cancer.

Latest on MMO

Jack Ramsey writes an Ode to old friend Asdrubal Cabrera.

Rob Piersall says it’s still all about the money.

This Day in Mets History

1985: Darryl Strawberry belts three home runs, helping the Mets beat the Cubs, 7-2.

2007: At Wrigley Field, Tom Glavine, a two-time Cy Young Award winner, becomes the 23rd player in major league history to win his 300th victory.

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