By Jay Horwitz

Warming up in the bullpen that day at Shea Stadium, Bobby Jones had no idea he was on the verge of pitching the greatest game of his life and one of the greatest games in Mets postseason history.

“All of my bullpens were really the same,” said…


By Jay Horwitz

What made his home run so special to me was that Benny Agbayani was every man. He wasn’t a 6’ 2”, 190-pound All-Star with a list of accomplishments a mile long. …


FLUSHING, N.Y., October 4, 2021 — The New York Mets today announced the club will not pick up the option on Manager Luis Rojas for the 2022 season. In addition, decisions regarding the remaining coaching staff will be made over the next several days. …


SYRACUSE METS
Syracuse fell to Buffalo, 4–1.

OF, Mark Payton

Mark Payton recorded a multi-hit game with two doubles and a run scored while Wilfredo Tovar had a hit and RBI. Travis Blankenhorn (Mets #18 ranked prospect — MLB Pipeline) reached base safely twice with a hit and a walk.


By Jay Horwitz

Our 1999 season could not have ended on a crazier note. It was a good kind of crazy, though. We had to sweep the Pirates in a series at Shea to put us in position for a postseason bid. …


SYRACUSE METS
The Syracuse Mets fell to Buffalo, 8–5.

OF, Mark Payton

Mark Payton went 2-for-5 with two home runs, three RBI and two runs scored in the contest.


SYRACUSE METS
The Syracuse Mets fell to Buffalo, 7–3.

3B, Mark Vientos

Mark Vientos (Mets #6 ranked prospect — MLB Pipeline) launched his third home run since joining Syracuse, and his 25th overall this season. Travis Blankenhorn (Mets #18 ranked prospect — MLB Pipeline) recorded a multi-hit game that included a double while Mark Payton also had two hits, including a two-run homer. Khalil Lee (Mets #8 ranked prospect — MLB Pipeline) had a base hit as he has hit safely in 16 of his last 18 games played.


FLUSHING, N.Y., September 27, 2021 — The New York Mets today announced that catcher Francisco Álvarez was named the organization’s 2021 Minor League Player of the Year and RHP Adam Oller named Minor League Pitcher of the Year. …


SYRACUSE METS
The Syracuse Mets defeated Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, 5–1.

Brandon Drury launched a three-run homer, his ninth with Syracuse this season. Mark Vientos (Mets #6 ranked prospect — MLB Pipeline) reached base safely three times, scoring twice while Khalil Lee (Mets #8 ranked prospect — MLB Pipeline) was also on base three times, driving in a run.

OF, Khalil Lee

Mason Williams recorded a multi-hit game with an RBI as Travis Blankenhorn (Mets #18 ranked prospect — MLB Pipeline) had two hits and scored a run.

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