Well not “real” as in games that count but compared to an intrasquad game a contest between the Mets and Nats on Mar5th is a “real” game.
Who cares its early spring training this is likely a preview of the battle for the NL East crown – uh rather, I mean, last place. Either way its great to have baseball back and I cant wait to begin seeing games on TV. Haven’t seen a spring tv schedule yet but I have to wonder if the Mets will be showing fewer spring games this year in a cost cutting move. I
The SNY budget has alway allegedly been completely separate but you have to wonder if its really cost effective to air games.
I mean how much can you possibly get for early spring games from sponsors?
Now Wright has tender ribs and will sit out a few days and whats worse is there are whispers in the organization that this Valley Fever is potential a bigger problem than first admitted.