I appeared as a guest on A Metsian Podcast on Thursday night to talk about the current state of the Mets with Mets bloggers Sam Maxwell, Rich Sparago and Mike Lecolant.
Jim Hickman snapped a 2-2 tie in the eighth inning with a solo home run and Carl Willey pitched a complete game to the lead the New York Mets to a 3-2 win over the Cincinnati Reds at the Polo Grounds.
The New York Mets played their first-ever game at Connie Mack Stadium on May 4, 1962. The Phillies held the Mets for a 6-5 win. Dallas Green, the future Mets manager, pitched seven innings, allowing one unearned run to get the win for Philadelphia. The loss was the Mets 15th in 18 games.
Mets Rewind presents Blue and Orange, a baseball podcast for Mets fans, by Mets fans. In our debut show we introduce you to Jacob Resnick, who has one of the most unique Mets fan experiences.
Erik Sherman, co-author of the new book Davey Johnson: My Wild Ride in Baseball and Beyond, discusses Johnson’s playing and managerial career, his thoughts on changes in the current games and the debate of Johnson’s Hall of Fame consideration.