Good Morning Mets fans!
Tonight, Noah Syndergaard (12-4, 3.36 ERA) and the Mets will open a three-game set against the Atlanta Braves. The Braves will toss out rookie Touki Toussaint(2-1, 4.30 ERA) out to face Thor. This series marks the beginning of the final homestead of the Mets season. The game can be viewed on SNY and 710WOR at 7:10 P.M.
Latest Mets News
Today, the Mets will activate David Wright from the 60-day DL and place him on their active roster. This will mark the first time since 2016 Wright will be on the Mets roster. However, except for brief pinch-hitting appearances, Wright will not play until Saturday.
Baseball America placed four Mets in their Eastern League Prospect Rankings.
Anthony Rieber of Newsday mentioned how many of David’s teammates are looking forward to his return.
According to Mike Puma of The New York Post, Saturday’s game is officially sold out.
Latest MLB News
One of the game’s most respected and longest-tenured GM, Bobby Evans, will leave his post after 25 years.
The Astros activated Lance McCullers from the DL. He’ll be placed in the bullpen for the time being.
Peter Gammons of The Athletic is distraught with the number of young pitchers that fall victim to arm injuries every year.
Cole Hamels became the latest member of #PitchersWhoRake with a 437-foot bomb.
Zach Buchanan of The Athletic solved the age-old question if Zach Greinke yells swing every time he takes a hack in the batter’s box.
Latest News in the NL East
Talking Chop wondered if Atlanta is about to become a hot spot for free agents.
Latest on MMO
John Sheridan continued his 3 Up, 3 Down series.
Matt Musico examined the best pitch by each of the Mets’ Big Three.
Mike Silva published the latest Talkin’ Mets episode.
On this Date in Mets History
Willie Mays announced his retirement on this date in 1973
Let’s Go Mets!