How real are your team's playoff hopes in a season that's already racing by?
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Star slugger Juan Soto danced on the dugout roof to celebrate solo shots by Howie Kendrick and Josh Harrison, and the Washington Nationals returned from a coronavirus-caused four-day break to beat the injury-depleted New York Mets 5-3 in a...
From the early exits to the clubs that will be in the running at season's end, where does your team land on baseball's contention calendar?
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8/4/85 @ Yankee Stadium: Phil Rizzuto was honored pregame & knocked over by a "holy" cow. Three+ hours later, with former Pres. Richard Nixon among the crowd of 54,000+, Tom Seaver of the Chisox retired NY's Don Baylor on a fly ball to left for a 4-1 complete game and his 300th win, with many Mets fans in the Bronx chanting "Seaver, Seaver." 5 HoFers played that day & one managed: Seaver, Carlton Fisk, Harold Baines, Rickey Henderson, Dave Winfield & Tony LaRussa.
The Mets actually scored runs for Jacob deGrom. The Yankees get another win due to analytics. Plus we discuss The Rock, The Oscars and Quincy Enunwa.
After some big-name injuries and opt-outs, forget about counting out the Mets or pre-punching those Braves playoff tickets.
Jacob deGrom struck out a season-high 10 in six innings and the New York Mets snapped a five-game skid Monday night with a 7-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves, who sustained a potentially huge blow when ace Mike Soroka was helped off the field with...
The Mets pulled Jeff McNeil, Robinson Cano and Amed Rosario from Monday's game against the Braves due to injury.
Karl Ravech joins Buster to talk about Aaron Judge looking like an absolute beast, Shohei Ohtani’s future as pitcher, the Cubs and Twins’ hot starts, and where things stand in MLB with positive coronavirus tests popping up (8:26). Later, Sarah Langs drops by to play the Numbers game and to discuss where Yoenis Céspedes’ disappearing act ranks among moments of Mets dysfunction (32:22).
The Mets can’t find a big hit or Yoenis Céspedes. Who is more to blame? Plus, Baseball Terminator Aaron Judge!
Early returns have yielded surprises, with some superteams looking ready to rule.
Kyle Wright and the Atlanta bullpen combined on a 10-hit shutout and the Braves won their fifth in a row, beating the Mets 4-0 Sunday and blanking a New York lineup that found out late that slugger Yoenis Cespedes had opted out of playing any more...
The Mets' Yoenis Cespedes has opted out of the 2020 season after he did not report to Truist Park for Sunday's game against the Braves, according to general manager Brodie Van Wagenen.
The Mets moved infielder Jed Lowrie to the 45-day IL and activated right-hander Jared Hughes. Additionally, the team also acquired outfielder Billy Hamilton in a trade with the Giants.
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The New York Mets acquired outfielder Billy Hamilton from the San Francisco Giants on Sunday for right-hander Jordan Humphreys, the teams announced. The Mets had designated Humphreys for assignment. Hamilton, a veteran of seven major league seasons, did not make the Giants' Opening Day roster.
Ronald Acuna Jr. shook off a slow start by driving in two runs with two hits, including his first homer, and the Atlanta Braves beat Michael Wacha and the New York Mets 7-1 on Saturday night for their fourth straight win.
Former Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud drove in five runs, including three with a bases-loaded double that capped a five-run eighth, and the Atlanta Braves rallied from a six-run deficit for a wild 11-10 win over New York on Friday night.
Edwin Diaz's role as the Mets' closer is being watched closely for the second straight season after the right-hander walked two batters, hit a batter and gave up a run while recording only one out in Thursday night's 4-2 loss to Boston.
The guys discuss the NBA's return, another bad outing from Edwin Diaz, and the Yankees escaping Baltimore with a win.
The guys recap another meltdown from Edwin Diaz, and the Yankees escaping Baltimore with a victory. Plus, an ESPN staple signs off on Audio Files.
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