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The Mets have a Dom/Pete conundrum heading into 2021

The Mets have a Dom/Pete conundrum heading into 2021

Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/ The Mets have two of the five best first basemen in the majors but only one first base to put them at Over the last two seasons, Dominic Smith and Pete Alonso have put up a 149 and 137 wRC+, respectively, good for the second- and third-best marks among first basemen in the majors over that period. They have hit better than stars like José Abreu, Anthony Rizzo, Max Muncy, and Paul Goldschmidt, all without the security of a future at their position on their team. At this point, one could reasonably argue that the only first basemen in the...

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