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Yesterday was a day ending in ay, which means the Mets game has been postponed.
It is now planned to have a double Sunday program, and the Mets adjusted their likely pitchers.
Ahead of the game that was not meant to be, the Mets made a series of roster decisions as many players rolled off the injured list.
In addition to these movements, the Mets expect to get Jonathan Villar is also back on the imminent injured list.
On a less positive note, the Mets It will not be David Peterson takes the mound for them for a while.
One of the other additions the Mets made yesterday: added minor league pitcher.
For the second time this season, Jacob deGrom won the National League pitcher of the month award.
Luis Rojas has been asked about the team’s pursuit of Trevor Bauer in the offseason, and he has successfully switched to a more positive direction.
The Mets may be looking for some help on third base, with Josh Donaldson a name to watch.
Dennis Young of the Daily News asked an important question: Why didn’t Steve Cohen improve the organization’s treatment of minor league players?
Steve Cohen challenged Mets fans to play GM on Twitter, and Mets fans responded.
Newsday discussed the friendship between Francisco Lindor and Gio Urshela.
Around the National League East
The Phillies relieving box took another lead, but they managed to hold on long enough for the team to do so dramatically in extra innings against the Padres.
The Phillie Phanatic had fun with Fernando Tatis Jr.
Jean Segura spoke about some of the struggles he has endured in recent seasons.
The Braves scored a point against the Marlins in an emotionally volatile first inning, and that was all it took to secure a 1-0 victory.
In that first inning, Pablo Lopez was kicked out for hitting Ronald Acuna Jr., and Don Mattingly (who would also be kicked out) was not happy.
The Nationals themselves had a particularly bad round against the Dodgers, and that was more than enough to doom them to a loss.
In potentially devastating news for the Nationals, Kyle Schwarber had to leave the game hurting himself as he ran towards the first, and the team is yet to know the severity of the problem.
The Nats could soon have themselves a veteran addition in the form of the Alcides Escobar shortstop.
Around Major League Baseball
USA Today reported that the police investigation into Bauer’s shares may be bigger than expected.
Sheryl Ring opened up on why the text messages Bauer posted might be a further indication of her guilt, while Hannah Keyser opened up on why it is all so exhausting.
While Ketel Marte is understandably a highly coveted commodity, the Diamondbacks insist they won’t trade him.
Shohei Ohtani kept doing ridiculous things on the baseball field.
CBS Sports provided its latest ranking of the MLB’s top draft prospects this year.
The list of the United States baseball team in the Olympics has been officially announced.
CC Sabathia’s son tries to find his way into baseball.
Yesterday at the Amazin ‘Avenue
Joe Sokolowski provided the latest edition of This Week in Mets Quotes, with much of the focus this week on the team’s anemic offense.
Vasilis Drimalitis previewed the first round of the Subway series.
This date in the history of the Mets
Alex Ochoa struck for the cycle in a victory over the Phillies on that date in 1996.