BBP: Bruce, Conforto, and the revamped 2018 Mets

BBP: Bruce, Conforto, and the revamped 2018 Mets

Metstradamus Blog’s John Coppinger and I discuss Sandy Alderson’s decision to appoint Jay Bruce as the team’s Opening Day right fielder, its implications for this season , and what it means for Michael Conforto. With so many position players eligible to depart the organization following the 2017 season, what will the 2018 team look like?

Plus: Rick Peterson’s advice to the Mets’ pitching rotation, analyzing market inefficiencies, and the tragic deaths of Kansas City Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura and Korean Baseball League outfielder Andy Marte.