10:50 PM EDT, Tue June 18, 2019
Amazin Avenue 10 mins ago
Final Score: Mets 10, Braves 2—Hang Ten

Final Score: Mets 10, Braves 2—Hang Ten

The Mets excelled in all facets of tonight’s game. The New York Mets bounced back nicely after getting trounced last night and earned a 10-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves at SunTrust Park. After Atlanta dropped 12 on the Mets on Monday, New York returned the favor by scoring 10 tonight. The Mets did the bulk of their damage against nemesis Julio Teheran, who owned a 2.35 ERA in 25 career starts coming into this game. The Mets jumped on Teheran for four runs in the third inning, which began with back-to-back doubles by Jeff McNeil and Pete Alonso and included a run-scoring double from...
Amazin Avenue 4 hours ago
2019 Mets draft profile: Nick MacDonald

2019 Mets draft profile: Nick MacDonald

With their twenty-third selection in the 2019 draft, the Mets selected Nick MacDonald, a right-handed pitcher from Florida. Born: Pembroke Pines, Florida Age: 21 (6/11/98) Height/Weight: 6’1”/175 lbs. Position: RHP Bats/Throws: R/R School: Florida International (Miami, Florida) Nick MacDonald is the nephew of Ray Nelson, who played in the NFL. Unlike his uncle, Nick excelled on the baseball diamond, rather than the gridiron. Attending high school at Charles Flannigan High School in Pembroke Pines, Florida, he was named Pitcher of the Year in 2015 and 2016, and was named team MVP in...
NorthJersey.com 4 hours ago
Mets shake things up as Jeurys Familia heads to injured list, Drew Gagnon demoted

Mets shake things up as Jeurys Familia heads to injured list, Drew Gagnon demoted

Mickey Callaway alluded to a possible shake-up happening, and on Tuesday, it did with Jeurys Familia heading to the injured list.        
Amazin Avenue 4 hours ago
Mets recall Stephen Nogosek and Daniel Zamora, option Drew Gagnon, and place Jeurys Familia on the IL

Mets recall Stephen Nogosek and Daniel Zamora, option Drew Gagnon, and place Jeurys Familia on the IL

The Mets are shaking up their roster in an attempt to bolster the beleaguered bullpen. In addition to calling a team meeting this afternoon, the Mets have announced a couple of roster moves ahead of this evening’s game. After his performance last night in which he gave up four runs over 1 1⁄3 innings, the Mets optioned Drew Gagnon to Triple-A Syracuse. Additionally, the Mets have placed the struggling Jeurys Familia on the injured list with a Bennett lesion in his right shoulder. This is the same issue Familia was sidelined with earlier this season and is a type of bone spur that is...
Amazin Avenue 4 hours ago
Open thread: Mets vs. Braves, 6/18/19

Open thread: Mets vs. Braves, 6/18/19

Jacob deGrom will try to get the Mets back on the winning track in game two of the series. Mets lineup Jeff McNeil - LF Pete Alonso - 1B Robinson Cano - 2B Michael Conforto - RF Todd Frazier - 3B Amed Rosario - SS Carlos Gomez - CF Tomas Nido - C Jacob deGrom - RHP Braves lineup Ronald Acuna Jr. - CF Dansby Swanson - SS Freddie Freeman - 1B Josh Donaldson - 3B Nick Markakis - RF Austin Riley - LF Brian McCann - C Ozzie Albies - 2B Julio Teheran - RHP Broadcast info TV: SNYRadio: WCBS 880