2019 ScheduleAll times ET

2019 Schedule
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5dPreston Johnson

Ultimate 2019 MLB betting guide

World Series, season win totals and player props -- there are more ways than ever to bet baseball. Here are our nine best futures bets for this season.

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4dDavid Schoenfield

Predicting the next top-100 player for all 30 teams

From top prospects and rising young stars to bounce-back candidates, which players who missed the MLB Rank cut could soon find a place on the list?

6d

BBTN: Front Office Strategy, Angels' Harvey, Keown On Harper

Before hearing from new Angels P Matt Harvey (26:32), Buster & Keith Law discuss front office strategy when it comes to valuable players and much more (3:09). Plus, Sarah Langs' "Numbers Game" (34:29) and Tim Keown on his recent ESPN the Magazine cover story on Bryce Harper (39:48).

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10d

Mets utilityman McNeil to get reps at third base

Mets utilityman Jeff McNeil -- an infielder for most of his career -- started in left field for Friday's exhibition game but will be getting more looks at third base, manager Mickey Callaway said.

10d

BBTN: Red Sox, Seaver, Scherzer, Melvin

Before hearing from Max Scherzer (41:59) & Bob Melvin (47:26), Buster & Karl Ravech discuss All-Access day, critical times for free agents, Tom Seaver and much more (6:01). Plus, Jessica Mendoza on her new role with the Mets (35:30).

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11d

Hall of Famer Seaver diagnosed with dementia

Tom Seaver, a Hall of Famer who won three Cy Young Awards, has been diagnosed with dementia and is retiring from public life, his family announced Thursday.

William Weinbaum ESPN 

From the Baseball Hall of Fame: The Seaver family announced today that Hall of Fame pitcher Tom Seaver has recently been diagnosed with dementia. Tom will continue to work in his beloved vineyard at his California home, but has chosen to completely retire from public life. The family is deeply appreciative of those who have supported Tom throughout his career, on and off the field, and who do so now by honoring his request for privacy. We join Tom in sending warmest regards to everyone.

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11d

OF Gomez: 'It's a dream' to be back with Mets

Veteran outfielder Carlos Gomez, who hit a career-low .208 last season, said he chose to sign a minor league deal with the Mets because "I think I'll be more close to a championship."

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13d

Nimmo, Rosario earn slight raises from Mets

Brandon Nimmo and Amed Rosario earned slight raises from the New York Mets. Nimmo is likely to be eligible for salary arbitration after this season and Rosario after the 2020 season.

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Sunday Night Baseball announcer Jessica Mendoza is joining the New York Mets as an adviser while continuing her ESPN responsibilities, the team announced Tuesday. Mendoza will work in the Mets' baseball operations department, focusing on player evalution, roster construction, technological advancement, and health and performance. She will also give insight to general manager Brodie Van Wagenen. Jessica Mendoza statement: "I am excited to work with Brodie and his team and am thrilled to be associated with the Mets and their storied history," said Mendoza. "I've known Brodie and Jeff Wilpon for years now and I'm honored to be a small part of the organization. I would also like to thank ESPN and Disney for their understanding and confidence as I balance both tasks moving forward. Baseball is a passion of mine and I look forward to expanding on my love for the game."

Tebow collects first two hits of spring training

Tim Tebow hits a pair of singles in three at-bats in the Mets' spring training loss to the Red Sox.

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17d

Upon review, virus, not food, made Nimmo ill

Following initial beliefs that Brandon Nimmo was dealing with food poisoning, his wife tweeted Friday that the Mets outfielder actually came down with a virus.

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs11421st
Batting Average.26016th
On Base Percentage.33614th
Slugging Percentage.41922nd
Earned Run Average5.3023rd
Quality Starts0Tied-1st
WHIP1.4722nd
BAA.28625th