Morning Briefing: Mets magic number dropped to 11

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Good morning Mets fans!

Thursday was a holiday for the Mets, but their team’s lead expanded and their magic number went down when the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Atlanta Braves 1-0, putting the Mets ahead by 1.5 games and setting the magic number to grab the NL East to 11.

Now in the morning briefing!

Latest Mets news

According to Anthony Dicomo from MLB.comThe New York Mets have extended their pitcher rehabilitation Joey Lucchesi Exceeding the thirty-day limit. In seven rehab matches before the decision, Lucchesi had gone 10 1/3 innings, 11 strikes, two walkers, and 1.74 ERA. The Mets hope it will be an outside option to help the Mets in the rotation at the end of the season.

Lucchesi allowed one run in 2 1/3 innings for Triple-A Syracuse Thursday night.

Latest MLB News

Inoue Sarris the athlete It details which players will benefit from the new MLB rules that will be implemented for the upcoming season, most notably, the shift rule, and which players will see an increase in batting average, hits and kicks.

Emma Batcheleri Sports Illustrated It highlights a group of minor leagues that helped form a league in Major League Baseball.

Major League Baseball Released the 2023 World Baseball Classic schedule for games held in the United States. The first round of pool play will take place at Chase Field in Arizona and Marlins Park in Miami, while the second-round and elimination rounds of the tournament will take place in Miami alone.

Atlanta Braves pitcher Mike Soroka He suffered another setback as he was put on the list of sufferers with elbow pain, as Justin Toscano reported from Atlanta Journal-Constitution. This injury is an added blow to another injury the bowler has dealt with since the start of 2020, where he has been sidelined due to a recurring Achilles tendon injury. Returning to the heap for Triple-A Gwinnett in August, returns weren’t favourable as Soroka delivered in 21 innings and ceded 15 earned passes.

The New York Yankees made a flurry of roster moves yesterday when they activated the bowler Zach Britton From the list of infected people for 60 days while applying the diluent Wanda Peralta At 15 days IL (retrospective to 19 September) with thoracic spinal stenosis and a benefit man was assigned Miguel Andujar for commissioning.

Latest on MMO

On the latest episode From MMO Weekly, Sal and Mike talk to the former Met . utility worker Ty Kelly In his time with the Mets, league minor leagues as well as playing in the Olympics and World Cup Classic Baseball.

Matthew Brownstein Chats with Will GrahamCo-founder of the Amazon series “A League of Their Own,” a television adaptation of the 1992 movie of the same name. The show, just like the movie, focuses on the All-American Girls’ Professional Baseball League (AAGPBL) which was formed in 1943 and ran until 1954.

Michael Mayer discusses strong september to dump the mets Joel Rodriguez.

On this date in Mets History

1967: Rookie Mets Tom Sever He achieved his sixteenth and final victory for that campaign. Seaver made nine rounds, throwing nine hits and keeping the Houston Astros to three. The Mets will win the match in the bottom nine on a single download basis Jerry Bochick. Sever’s 16 wins will still set the record for one season to win even a rookie Jerry Kosman He would win 19 the following season.

birthdays: Trevor May (32), Jerem Gonzalez (34), Harnisch’s house (55)