Morning Briefing: Mets Head Back East After Winning Trip

Good morning, folks! The Mets have off today but will return to action tomorrow night to take on the Phillies.

The Mets won by a score of 7-3 yesterday thanks to solid pitching from Zack Wheeler and the youngsters on offense.

Latest Mets News

Ruben Amaro Jr. sat down with Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic and expressed interest in the Mets GM job. The Mets 1B coach was the GM of the Phillies for sometime and his nickname there was Ruin Tomorrow Jr. I hope the interest is one way.

Dominic Smith will play in the Dominican Winter League for the Toros del Este. Their season starts on October 13th.

Fred J. Robledo writes about Daniel Zamora‘s path to the majors.

Devin Mesoraco‘s future is up in the air right now.

Latest MLB News

Angels phenom, Shohei Ohtani, was recommended to receive Tommy John Surgery. Despite that, Ohtani is still expected to be a hitter in 2019.

JJ Cooper of Baseball America writes about the service time debate.

Mike Petriello writes about Javier Baez‘s MVP candidacy.

Latest NL East News

Mark Bowman of MLB.com writes about Sean Newcomb and whether he’ll reach his potential.

Phillies farm director, Jim Jordan, will not be returning to his job next season.

Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post says Davey Martinez will probably return to the helm of manager in 2019.

Latest on MMO

Josh Finklestein writes about the Mets pitchers dominating the league.

This Day in Mets History

1985: Dwight Gooden pitches a two-hit shutout in Dodgers Stadium.

Birthdays: Jerry Blevins turns 35, Alex Escobar turns 40

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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.