12:22 PM EDT, Fri September 30, 2022
Amazin Avenue 22 mins ago
Mets Afternoon News: Preparing for the Braves, calling up Alvarez

Mets Afternoon News: Preparing for the Braves, calling up Alvarez

Photo by Rich Schultz/ Your Friday afternoon dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets The Mets were off yesterday, and waited until the wee hours of the night to announce that they were calling up Francisco Alvarez to be a part of their right-handed platoon for the rest of the season and, possibly, the playoffs. Anthony DiComo wrote up the forthcoming debut for MLB.com. Tim Britton discusses how the call-up was not in the cards just eight days ago. Tim Healey talks about how Alvarez has rare power, especially for a catcher. Buck Showalter...
Amazin Avenue 2 hours ago
Here we go: Mets, Braves face off for all the marbles

Here we go: Mets, Braves face off for all the marbles

Photo by Rich von Biberstein/Icon Sportswire via We’ve been talking about this series for weeks, and it’s finally here. Buckle up! The Mets (98-58) head to Atlanta to take on the Braves (97-59) in a three-game set. That’s the short, boring story. The longer, more thrilling story is that this series will essentially decide the National League East division and, along with it, a first-round bye in the postseason. Either the Braves will win their fifth straight division title, or the Mets will be crowned champions of the National League Eastern division for the...
New York Daily News 2 hours ago
Mets expected to call up top prospect Francisco Alvarez ahead of key series vs. Braves

Mets expected to call up top prospect Francisco Alvarez ahead of key series vs. Braves

The Mets are getting a boost as they head to Atlanta for the most important series of the year.
Amazin Avenue 2 hours ago
Amazin’ Avenue Audio (The Show): Showdown in Atlanta

Amazin’ Avenue Audio (The Show): Showdown in Atlanta

We welcome Battery Power’s Daniel Hutchinson-Kausch to preview the finale of the Mets/Braves season series. Welcome to Amazin’ Avenue Audio (The Show), the new/old favorite from Amazin’ Avenue editors Chris McShane and Brian Salvatore. The Mets head to Atlanta this weekend for their final regular season meet up with the Atlanta Braves. In anticipation of the series, Brian welcomes Battery Power’s Daniel Hutchinson-Kausch to the show to discuss the pitching matchups, some key players, and how neither team can ever seem to lose right now. Oh, and the Mets are calling up...
New York Post 3 hours ago

‘No gimmicks’: Longtime Buck Showalter confidant Wayne Kirby reveals what makes this Mets team different

Wayne Kirby has worked with Buck Showalter a long time, and that's why he knows exactly what makes this Mets team unique.