Matthew Postins

Matthew Postins

Matthew Postins is an award-winning sports journalist who covers the Texas Rangers, Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs, New York Mets and Houston Astros for Sports Illustrated/FanNation.

Jun 14, 2024; New York City, New York, USA; New York Mets first baseman Pete Alonso (20) flips the ball to pitcher Adam Ottavino (not pictured) covering first base after fielding a ground ball hit by San Diego Padres right fielder Frenando Tatis Jr. (not pictured)  during the sixth inning at Citi Field.
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Mets Nearly Shut Out In First Release of All-Star Game Voting

Just one New York Mets player is close to securing a berth in the second stage of All-Star Game voting.

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Jun 14, 2024; New York City, New York, USA; New York Mets left fielder Brandon Nimmo (9) hits a single against the San Diego Padres during the third inning at Citi Field.
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This Mets’ Interesting Case For His First All-Star Game Berth

When assessing the New York Mets’ All-Star hopes this long-time star has an under-the-radar chance.

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Tennessee's Cal Stark (10) laughs after he nearly hit teammate Christian Moore with a foul ball during game two of the NCAA baseball tournament Knoxville Super Regional between Tennessee and Evansville held at Lindsey Nelson Stadium on Saturday, June 8, 2024.
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Mets Should Have Eye on Tennessee Infielder In College World Series

A recent mock draft has the New York Mets selecting a star infielder for the No. 1 seeded Tennessee Volunteers

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May 29, 2024; New York City, New York, USA;  New York Mets third base Brett Baty (22) hits a single in the third inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Citi Field.
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Watch Demoted Mets Infielder Homer Again At Triple-A Syracuse

Brett Baty hopes to build a case for his return to the New York Mets at some point this season.

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May 6, 2024; St. Louis, Missouri, USA;  New York Mets relief pitcher Edwin Diaz (39) pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium.
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New York Mets Closer Inches Closer To Return From Injured List

The New York Mets may be able to use their embattled reliever sometime this week when he’s eligible to return.

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Sep 29, 2018; New York City, NY, USA; New York Mets third baseman David Wright (5) speaks to the crowd after a game against the Miami Marlins at Citi Field.
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Retired Mets Star On Why International Series Is Important to MLB

The New York Mets will take on the Philadelphia Phillies in the London Series on Saturday and Sunday.

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Jun 5, 2024; Washington, District of Columbia, USA; New York Mets third baseman Mark Vientos (27) tosses his bat in frustration after striking out to end the seventh inning against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park.
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Mets Legend Talks Vientos’ Improvement Ahead of London Series

David Wright is one of several New York Mets legends who are in England as they prepare to take on the Philadelphia Phillies.

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May 13, 2024; New York City, New York, USA; New York Mets pitcher Edwin Diaz (39) delivers a pitch against the Philadelphia Phillies during the ninth inning at Citi Field.
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Struggling New York Mets Closer Begins Rehab Stint In Minors

The New York Mets hope to have their top reliever back when his time on the injured list is up next week.

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May 31, 2024; New York City, New York, USA; New York Mets first baseman Pete Alonso (20) hits an RBI double against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the fourth inning at Citi Field.
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New York Mets Lurching Toward Selling At Trade Deadline

The New York Mets had to sell off their high-value assets last season, but they might be forced to deal a number of players this year.

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May 11, 2024; New York City, New York, USA; New York Mets pitcher Christian Scott.
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New York Mets Rebuilt Farm System Hits New High Mark

The latest MLB Pipeline Top 100 Prospects featured five New York Mets prospects, which bodes well for the future.

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May 13, 2024; New York City, New York, USA; New York Mets pitcher Sean Manaea.
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New York Mets Sunday Game Moved to Roku for National Broadcast

The New York Mets will play a Sunday game as part of MLB’s new partnership with the free streaming service.

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Mar 31, 2024; New York City, New York, USA;  New York Mets relief pitcher Brooks Raley.
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New York Mets Star Reliever to Get Second Opinion on Injured Elbow

Brooks Raley is headed to meet with one of baseball’s foremost surgeons to find out if he needs season-ending surgery or not.

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