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At Thursday’s HOPE Week event, Yankees players Luke Voit, Zack Britton, Gleyber Torres, J.A. Happ, Gio Urshela, Jonathan Holder, Austin Romine and bullpen coach Mike Harkey surprised two local families and Furniture Sharehouse volunteers at their warehouse in Westchester County and helped the families select their furniture. The group then enjoyed lunch together at the facility.
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(Mets Manager Mickey Callaway and Jason Vargas returning to the dugout after the pitcher had to leave – Photo by Jason Schott)
It was a tough Sunday for the Mets, as they had to place one of their best pitchers, Noah Syndergaard, on the 10-day injured list on Sunday morning, then lost one of their most reliable arms, Jason Vargas, during the game against St. Louis because of a left calf cramp, and then they went on to lose late once again, 4-3, to the Cardinals.
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Ever wonder about the process that goes into producing the food we eat and how safe it is. There are two new books that will enlighten you’re thinking on what is at the market: The Truffle Underground by Ryan Jacobs, and Unsavory Truth by Marion Nestle.
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(Zack Wheeler fires a pitch on Thursday afternoon – Photo by Jason Schott)
The Mets’ pitching staff is one of their strengths, as Manager Mickey Callaway always reiterates, and it showed in their series with San Francisco at Citi Field, in which they won two of three capped by a 7-3 win on Thursday afternoon.
Continue reading Mets Pitching A Strength That’s Showing At Just The Right Time
(San Francisco runners heading to the dugout after scoring in the 10th inning Tuesday night – Photo by Jason Schott)
It is very rare for a manager to admit a mistake, but that is just what the Mets’ Mickey Callaway did on Tuesday night when he was asked about pulling starter Noah Syndergaard in their eventual 9-3 loss to San Francisco.
“I’d like to have that one back.”
Continue reading Callaway On Pulling Thor: “I’d like to have that one back”
(Yankee Stadium – Photo by Jason Schott)
The Yankees selected three players over the first two rounds of the 2019 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.
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The Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center, which is located on the campus of Montclair State University, will honor the Yankee legend’s D-Day service on the 75th anniversary of the iconic World War II event with a tribute ceremony held in the Museum’s stadium-style theater.
The afternoon program will feature a short program about the significance of the D-Day invasion, as well as the role of Seaman Second Class Lawrence Peter Berra on that historic day.
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Mets outfielder Carlos Gomez has provided just the spark the Mets needed, and was a huge part of their sweep of the Washington Nationals, including his game-winning home run on Thursday.
The Mets were trailing 4-3 in the bottom of the eighth when Gomez launched a bomb to left-center field for a three-run homer to give the Mets a 6-4 lead, which would be the final.
Continue reading Gomez’s Glory With Mets Long Time Coming
(The Red Bulls celebrating their game-winner – Photo by Jason Schott)
The Red Bulls shutout Atlanta United FC, 1-0, on Sunday at Red Bull Arena for their fourth win in five games.
They have moved into sixth place in the Eastern Conference with a record of 5-5-2 with 17 points. Atlanta is in fourth with 20 points (6-2-4).
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In honor of Seinfeld’s 30th anniversary, the Mets and Sony Pictures Television (SPT) announced a new partnership that will bring “Seinfeld Night” to Citi Field.
Jerry Seinfeld and Keith Hernandez (pictured above) will reunite for a day about nothing on July 5, 2019, which is 30 years to the day of the premiere of the iconic show on NBC, when the Mets host the Philadelphia Phillies at 7:10 p.m.
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