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Who Says the Mets Don’t Have a Plan? It’s Called Mickey Callaway

The Mets’ most important addition this off-season might be a 42-year-old right-hander with a 4-11 career record and a 6.27 earned run average. He does have a .667 batting average, but has no hits in this century and has not thrown a pitch in the majors since 2004.

He is Mickey Callaway, the team’s new manager, hired in October to replace Terry Collins after a 92-loss collapse. If the Mets want to improve this season, Callaway will have to be a big reason. The Yankees are the team that makes shiny roster additions, not the Mets.


For full article:  https://www.nytimes.com/2017/12/12/sports/mickey-callaway-mets-yankees.html