In light of that, many have speculated that the Mets may not tender the arbitration-eligible Harvey a contract for 2018, making him a free agent. While many times may accept that for a chance to see if Harvey could rebound, the Mets are not in the habit of spending money they aren’t obligated to spend. A significant factor for the Mets, not to be underestimated, is avoiding the potential embarrassment that would come if Harvey were non-tendered by the team and then regained his form pitching elsewhere next season.
Sixteen years ago today, Mike Piazza hit a go-ahead, two run home run in the eighth inning off of Steve Karsay to propel the Mets to a 3-2 victory in the first professional sporting event in New York after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks... "Anyone who saw it will be happy, anyone who didn't see it will be told about it," Piazza's manager, Bobby Valentine, told reporters from his office after the game. The next morning, columnist Jack Curry published the following in the New York Times: "For a minute, an hour or maybe 24 hours, there was something different to focus on. ... Shea looked regal, dressed up in red, white and blue on the scoreboard, above the banks of lights and across the
This weekend is your last chance to win access to some of the best seats in Citi field, along with free food and beverage - and all it takes are the keys to your Honda. Saturday & Sunday at Citi Field, a few lucky fans will have their seats upgraded to the Honda Clubhouse, located in right field at field level. They will enjoy an unparalleled view of the game from their own corner of Citi Field and unlimited food and beverage. So how do you enter? It's simple. Just snap a pic of your (or your friend's! Or your dad's! Or your chiropractor's! Whoever's!) Honda keys during the game, post it to your Instagram or Twitter, hashtagging #keystotheclubhouse, and you and a friend could be selected for