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Mets lose promising young starter to the 15-day injured list

Although the New York Mets’ play throughout the 2024 campaign has been inconsistent at times, one thing has remained consistent: injuries just keep happening.

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Mets sign a former Gold Glove winner to a minor league contract

At the 100-game mark, the New York Mets are surprisingly 52-48 and currently in the final wild-card spot. With the recent success, president of baseball operations David Stearns has been working to upgrade a roster that seemed destined to go nowhere in May.

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Have Mets already decided on deadline approach?

The Mets have emerged as playoff contenders amid what was at one time viewed a lost season. The team will have decisions to make as the trade deadline approaches, but it sounds like it may already know how it will handle the situation.

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Allison McCague

Mets Morning News for July 24, 2024

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Your Wednesday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links.

Meet the Mets

The Mets eked out an improbable 3-2 victory over the Yankees last night at Yankee Stadium. Jeff McNeil provided the key hit—a go-ahead two-run homer off former Met Michael Tonkin that turned out to be the game winner. Adam Ottavino allowed the Yankees to get back within a run, but the rest of the bullpen held firm. Alex Young retired the two batters he was...

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Mets' turnaround reflected in season series vs. Yankees

In the weeks leading up to their first two meetings at Citi Field, the New York Mets seemed headed for a second straight losing season and possible sell off at next week's trade deadline, while the Yankees appeared poised to dominate the American League.

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Steve Sypa

Mets Daily Prospect Report, 7/24/24: Oh, Brett!

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Catch up on all the Mets prospects in yesterday’s minor league action!

Triple-A: Syracuse Mets (46-28/14-8)

BUFFALO 7, SYRACUSE 6 / 10 (BOX)

CF Rhylan Thomas: 0-5, R, SB (5) 2B Luisangel Acuña: 0-5, 3 K 3B Brett Baty: 4-5, 3 R, 2 2B, 2 HR (10, 11), 3 RBI DH Luke Ritter: 0-2, R, 2 BB SS Pablo Reyes: 1-3, 2 BB, 2 K, SB, E (2) LF Drew Gilbert: 1-5 C Logan Porter: 1-4, R, HR, RBI, BB 1B JT Schwartz: 0-3, 2 K PH-1B Mike Brosseau: 0-2, K RF...

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New York Mets Star On Fire In Last 5 Games

New York Mets Second Baseman Jeff McNeil entered the all-star break scuffling but has been a completely different player post all-star break. McNeil has four home runs in five games since the all-star break.

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Jeff McNeil homers again as Mets edge Yankees

Jeff McNeil continued his fast start to the second half by hitting a tiebreaking, two-run homer in the sixth inning and the visiting New York Mets hung on for a 3-2 victory over the New York Yankees on Tuesday.

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Yankees’ offense sputters again in 3-2 loss to Mets in series opener

The New York Yankees were able to salvage the series against the Tampa Bay Rays with a 9-1 victory on an unusual Monday finale to open the second half.

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Brian Salvatore

Mets 3, Yankees 2 - The Squirrel Era Continues

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The Mets are 3-0 against the Yankees somehow.

Due to a botched refueling process in Miami last night, the Mets’ charter flight did not get in until 5am Tuesday morning. The narrative seemed to be writing itself; the Mets, sluggish from their late arrival, would look sleepy against their crosstown rivals. But that wasn’t the case: the Mets were able to execute their game plan and get enough offense to eke out a 3-2 win in game three of the 2024 Subway...

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Mets place rookie RHP Christian Scott (UCL) on 15-day IL

The New York Mets placed rookie right-hander Christian Scott on the 15-day injured list on Tuesday because of a sprained right ulnar collateral ligament.

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Mets Place Rookie Starting Pitcher On The Injured List

As the New York Mets await the return of Kodai Senga back into their starting rotation (Senga is expected to debut Friday night against the Atlanta Braves), the team lost one of their current starters to the injured list.

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Brian Salvatore

Open Thread: Mets at Yankees, 7/23/24

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Subway Series, Part Deux.

Mets lineup Francisco Lindor - SS Brandon Nimmo - LF J.D. Martinez - DH Pete Alonso - 1B Mark Vientos - 3B Jeff McNeil - 2B Luis Torrens - C Tyrone Taylor - RF Harrison Bader - CF

Jose Quintana - LHP

Yankees lineup Jahmai Jones - DH Juan Soto - RF Aaron Judge - CF J.D. Davis - 1B Anthony Volpe - SS Gleyber Torres - 2B Alex Verdugo - LF Carlos Narvaez - C DJ LeMahieu - 3B

Luis Gil - RHP

Broadcast info

First pitch: 7:05 PM...

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Christian Scott to the IL with UCL sprain

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The severity of the injury is unknown at this point.

Christian Scot is heading to the 15-Day Injured List with a right UCL strain, retroactive to July 22nd, the Mets announced earlier today on Twitter. The severity of the injury is unknown at the moment. In a corresponding move, left-handed reliever Alex Young has been recalled from Triple-A Syracuse.

Scott, 25, has made nine starts thus far in the majors, putting up a 4.56 ERA over 47.1 innings,...

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Mets Sign Former Gold Glove Winner To Minor League Deal

Per multiple reports, the New York Mets will sign outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr. to a minor league deal. The veteran last appeared in the majors last season in 43 games with the Kansas City Royals.

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Mets place Christian Scott on 15-day IL with UCL sprain

At this point, it’s unclear how severe Scott’s sprain is or how long the Mets expect him to be out, but it’s a concerning development nonetheless.

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Mets to sign former World Series champion to a minor league deal

After already picking up JD Martinez over the offseason, the Mets are adding another member of the Red Sox's 2018 World Series team.

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Brian Salvatore

Mets sign Jackie Bradley Jr.

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The veteran outfielder was playing for the Long Island Ducks.

The Mets are signing veteran outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr., late of the Long Island Ducks of the Independent League, according to both a Ducks official and multiple beat reporter sources. Bradley, who last played in 2023 for the Royals, is a career .225/.303./.381 hitter who has played all three outfield positions, but was primarily a center fielder throughout his ten-season big league...

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Steve Sypa

2024 Mets Draft profile: Jacoby Long

With their seventeenth-round selection in the 2024 draft, the 503rd overall pick, the Mets selected Jacoby Long, an outfielder from the University of Miami.

Jacoby Long attended William T. Dwyer High School, alma mater of former Mets pitching prospect Thomas Szapucki, lettering three years at the Palm Beach Gardens institution. He was named team captain for the 2020 season, but because of the COVID-19 pandemic, he was unable to follow up on his impressive junior season that saw him...

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Steve Sypa

2024 Mets Draft profile: Jace Hampson

With their eighteenth-round selection in the 2024 draft, the 533rd overall pick, the Mets selected Jace Hampson, a left-handed pitcher from Lynwood High School in Martha Lake, Washington.

Snohomish Washington native Jace Hampson attended Lynwood High School in Martha Lake, Washington. A varsity letterwinner for all four years he attended, Hampson hit a cumulative .399/.508/.566 as a Royal, with 8 doubles, 5 triples, 3 home runs, and 30 stolen bases in as many attempts. Additionally,...

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