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2023 New York Mets

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2023 New York Mets / Franchise: New York Mets / BR Team Page[edit]

Record: 75-87, Finished 4th in NL Eastern Division (2023 NL)

Managed by Buck Showalter

Coaches: Danny Barnes, Jeremy Barnes, Eric Chavez, Dom Chiti, Joey Cora, Jeremy Hefner, Eric Hinske, Wayne Kirby and Glenn Sherlock

Ballpark: Citi Field

History, Comments, Contributions[edit]

On September 28, 2023, a game between the 2023 New York Mets and the Miami Marlins at Citi Field was suspended by rain in the top of the 9th inning after the Marlins had just taken a 2-1 lead. It was the last scheduled game between the two teams that season, and it was supposed to be resumed on October 2nd, the day after the end of the regular season, had it had postseason implications. Because the Marlins clinched a wild card berth without needing that win, the game was never completed. It took a few days for MLB to make a ruling regarding the game, but on October 4th, it was announced that the decision was to revert the score to the end of the last completed inning - the 8th - and to wipe out everything that happened after that, thus making it a 1-0 win for the Mets.

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Further Reading[edit]

  • Chris Cwik: "Mets will pay roughly $111M, more than 10 MLB teams' payrolls, in luxury tax penalties after offseason splurge", Yahoo! Sports, December 21, 2022. [1]
  • Anthony DiComo: "Scherzer, Verlander ready for winning reunion: Over 8 years after they last played together, the Mets aces look to resume their domination",, February 15, 2023. [2]
  • Gabe Lacques (USA Today): "Why did MLB's most expensive team flop? New York Mets 'didn't have that magic'", Yahoo! Sports, August 7, 2023. [3]
  • Mike Lupica: "Mets keep getting better, one signing at a time",, December 11, 2022. [4]