Morning Briefing: Alderson Has Been Cancer-Free Past Four Months

Good morning Mets fans! Yesterday was a pretty quiet day around baseball, but check below for the latest news and updates.

Latest Mets News 

Mike Puma of the New York Post spoke with former Mets GM Sandy Alderson who told him that he has been cancer-free for four months and feels good.

Tim Healey of Newsday reports that Jeff McNeil will start working with Luis Rojas next weekend on playing the outfield.

Latest MLB News

MLB Pipeline revealed their top-100 prospects and the Mets had two on the list in Andres Gimenez and Peter Alonso,

Dennis Lin of the Athletic hears that the San Diego Padres are hoping to meet with Manny Machado as they would like to meet face-to-face before potentially handing out a mega-contract offer to the 26-year-old free agent.

Joe Frisaro of reports that the J.T. Realmuto sweepstakes have advanced and he knows which six teams still have a chance in acquiring him.

Latest NL East News 

The Washington Nationals have signed Luis Sardinas to a minor-league deal.

Latest on MMO

Ron H. submitted an MMO Fan Shot talking about the Mets depth.

Simon S. did the same, but chose to talk about the Mets’ expiration date on winning.

Mitch Petanick wrote about Jacob deGrom‘s biggest weapon which in his view is the slider.

Rob Piersall discusses the state Mets new bullpen following the signing of Justin Wilson.

Piersall doesn’t think they are done yet, though, and hints at where they need to turn to next to complete the roster.

This Date in Mets History

2003: The Mets signed relief pitcher Dan Wheeler.

Birthdays: Angel Berroa turns 41. 

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