Can Diaz, May, and Lugo lock down the late innings?

It's been a busy off-season for the Mets and the front office has done an admirable job filling out the 40-man roster with talent, versatility, and depth. The offense, defense, bench, and rotation should all be significantly improved over last year and primed for a playoff run. But as history tells us, a weak bullpen [...]

Mets should avoid the Zack Wheeler mistake with Brandon Nimmo

Back in December of 2018, my opinion was that the Mets would be better served signing Zack Wheeler to an extension rather than Jacob deGrom. The rationale was not that Wheeler was a better pitcher than deGrom but rather because the Mets could still get Wheeler at a discount. Also, at the time Wheeler was [...]