Mets, Marlins, David Wright discussed on Steve Somers Show
I'm Harris Allen a double header at city field to close out the Mets Marlins four game series. But before any baseball was played. There was a news conference yesterday regarding the status of David Wright. The thirty five year old hasn't played in over two years having undergone three surgeries on his back and neck the Mets captain was flanked by a VP job Ricco and met COO. Jeff wilpon, I've had many conversations David. He's told me he wants to end this year on our active roster. Based on his career accomplishments for this franchise and how hard he's worked over the past two years. David is earned the opportunity returned to majorly chill and not only will be added to the active roster on September twenty fifth the beginning of the Mets season ending homestand. They'll be in the starting lineup one last time Saturday September twenty ninth against the Marlins. Doctors have advised right? He cannot play baseball going forward as for those games so long but successful day for the home team. We get details from the fans Ed Coleman. The Mets swept a doubleheader for the Marlins Thursday night in Miami five to two in the second game after dramatically winning the opener four to three in the first game. Michael Conforto and Todd Frazier had back to back home runs off. Kyle Barrick love with two outs in the ninth. Inning to stunned. The Marlins Peter O'Brien is a Galloway went deep back to back to give Miami to nothing lead of the second. But met starters, Stephen Matt's belted his first major league home run to tie it to the Marlins went up three two in the. Seven before New York's ninth inning hero IX in the nightcap. Conforto drove in three more runs to match his career best of sixty eight. I'm Ed Rosario had three hits and Tomasz Neto slugged his first major league home run Miguel role Haas homered for Miami. Jason Vargas pitched a solid six for his six win. Robert Kesselman picked up his eleven save. The Mets are now nine one and two in their last twelve series finals again Mets four Marlins three and Mets five Marlins too. And the Mets will be at Fenway park on Friday night to take on the Red Sox. The Yankees had a day off they'll open up a three game home series against the Blue Jays on Friday night. We check the scores in the American League and those Red Sox. Well, they cut their magic number to clinch the AL east down to six with a four three victory over Toronto. They're ten and a half up on the Yankees case you keeping track and the Yanks got little help from the Orioles their lead on Oakland for the first AL wildcard is now one and a half as the as lost app. Baltimore five two three. Also the American League. It's the bottom of the eighth in Anaheim. The Mariners lead the angel six to one the royals down the twin six to four National League cubs four NATs. Three in ten innings, the Rockies blew out the Diamondbacks..