New York Mets

New York Mets

 | 4-5
  • Batting Avg
    .238 AVG
  • Runs
    717 R
  • Earned Runs Avg
    4.30 ERA
  • WHIP
    1.36 WHIP
  • New York Post

    Carlos Mendoza in waiting game as tight battle for Mets bench spots unfolds

    PORT ST. LUCIE — The way baseball usually works, injuries end debates. By the end of Mets camp, roster spots that seem filled today might not be, and competitions among fringe roster members may be decided by who remains off the injured list. Already, there are (slight, at the moment) injury concerns involving infielders Jeff McNeil and Joey Wendle that could create additional Opening Day roster spots should the pains linger. But for the purposes of today, assume the Mets leave camp with clean bills of health from their position players. Which bench spots would be up for grabs? Every position appears set apart from third base, where Brett Baty is the clubhouse leader over Mark Vientos through