This is the August 24, 2013 news archive. View today's Mets rumors and news.
Max Scherzer met his half of the expectations and his half of the hype in an All-Star starter rematch with Matt Harvey, pitching the Tigers to a 3-0 win over the Mets at Citi Field to improve to 19-1.Upvote Share Tweet
Joe Girardi and Terry Collins have earned contract extensions from the Yankees and Metsnydailynews.com Updated Aug 24, 2013They were the endangered nine — Joe Girardi, Terry Collins, Jim Leyland, Charlie Manuel, Ron Gardenhire, Ned Yost, Eric Wedge, Davey Johnson and Walt Weiss — an unprecedented number of lame duck managers to start the season, and now with September appro…Upvote Share TweetLucas Duda went on the disabled list June 23 and went on to lose his place as the club’s starting left fielder. He will primarily be a first baseman in his return.Upvote Share Tweet
Mets satisfied in taking Wright's rehab slowMLB.com Updated Aug 24, 2013David Wright is making progress in his rehab from a right hamstring strain, but the Mets aren't going to rush their star third baseman.Upvote Share Tweet