New York Mets Podcast

Mets beat reporters join national correspondents to take an inside look ahead at the story lines and developing news that impact the team's outlook.

Catchin’ Up With Endy Chávez
Endy Chávez chats with Jay Horwitz on the latest episode of his Amazin’ Mets Alumni Podcast to talk about his time with the Mets, including his iconic catch in the postseason.
22 min
Carlos Delgado Talks Heritage
Carlos Delgado joins Jay Horwitz to discuss his heritage, what it meant to him to wear Roberto Clemente’s number 21 and his great baseball career.
25 min
Hispanic Heritage Month
Hispanic Heritage Month
24 min
Mets Remember September 11
As we approach the 20th anniversary of September 11 former Mets John Franco and Todd Zeile join Mets VP of operations Sue Lucchi and Mets fan Carol Gies for an emotional conversation
33 min
Jerry Koosman Talks Jersey Retirement
Jerry Koosman will have his number 36 retired by the Mets on Saturday, August 28, 2021. He joins Jay Horwitz with his longtime teammate Ed Kranepool to discuss his career and this honor.
28 min
Roger McDowell, Jesse Orosco talk about Ejectio...
Jesse Orosco and Roger McDowell give a firsthand account of their fight and ejection-filled game with the Reds on July 22, 1986. Late in the game Jesse and Roger alternate pitching and outfield positions. It was a wild one.
23 min
Subway Series – Joe Torre and Bobby Valentine
Jay Horwitz discusses the rivalry between the Mets and Yankees with the former managers, Bobby Valentine and Joe Torre who squared off in the 2000 Subway Series World Series.
30 min
Hall of Famer Mike Piazza Joins the Show from I...
Baseball Hall of Famer Mike Piazza joins Jay on the latest edition of his podcast. Mike talks about his father, his baseball career and much more.
24 min
Robin Ventura Reflects on His Time with the Mets
Former Met Robin Ventura joins the podcast to discuss his return to college, shares some insight on locker room pranks and of course his Grand Slam Single.
26 min
The Legacy of the Say Hey Kid
Jay Horwitz celebrates Willie Mays’ 90th birthday by reflecting on legend in the game of baseball. He is joined by co-author of “24 - Life Stories and Lessons of the Say Hey Kid” John Shea, Mets legend Ed Kranepool and Baseball Hall of Famer Orlando Cepeda to talk about the great Willie Mays. 
29 min
Michael Cuddyer Reflects on his Baseball Career
Michael Cuddyer Reflects on his Baseball
5 min
2015 NLCS MVP Daniel Murphy Joins the Podcast
The postseason hero from the 2015 National League champion Mets, Daniel Murphy, talks about his Mets career and much more as he joins Jay Horwitz in this latest podcast. 
16 min
Jerry Manuel Talks Managing the Mets and Growin...
Former Mets manager Jerry Manuel discusses his time with the Mets and shares more about his charity work growing the game of baseball to underserved areas in the country.
19 min
John Maine Talks Mets Career
Mets hurler John Maine discusses his Mets career. He talks about working alongside Pedro Martinez, Johan Santana and Tom Glavine, the big games he pitched, and so much more.
20 min
Darryl Strawberry Talks Life After Baseball
Mets great Darryl Strawberry joins the podcast to discuss his new book, his faith and his dedication to helping others.
16 min
Todd Hundley Talks Mets Career and Pete Alonso
The former Mets slugger talks about setting the Mets' single-season home run record and the MLB single-season record for catchers. He also shares about his meeting Pete Alonso in 2019 and his relationship with his dad, former Major Leaguer Randy Hundley.
18 min
Orosco Shares Stories from the Mound
World Series champion Jesse Orosco joins the podcast to discuss the 1986 season and share some moments from that championship season. 
16 min
Terry Collins Talks Mets Career
Former Mets manager Terry Collins talks about his time with the Mets. He shares stories from the bench including his perspective of being a part of Johan Santana’s no-hitter, the Mets' 2015 playoff run, his infamous mic’d up moment and so much more.
19 min
Bobby Jones Shares Amazin’ Comeback
Right-handed pitcher Bobby Jones talks about his Mets career. He provides a first-hand account of striking out Ken Griffey Jr. and Mark McGwire back-to-back in the 1997 All-Star Game, his Subway Series appearance and so much more. 
13 min
John Franco Reflects on September 11
On the 19th anniversary of the attacks of September 11th, John Franco joins Jay Horwitz to reflect on that day in 2001. John provides a detailed account of that day and the days and weeks following and how he and the team contributed to the healing process.
16 min
Todd Zeile Talks Transition from the Field to t...
Former Met Todd Zeile talks about the being a part of the 2000 NL champion Mets, his transition to the SNY studio and much more.
17 min
Doc Gooden Relives his 1985 Cy Young Season
Doc Gooden joins Jay Horwitz to talk about his dominant 1985 season. In 1985 Doc didn’t experience a sophomore jinx, going 24-4 with a 1.53 ERA on the way to the NL Cy Young. He remembers his teammate Gary Carter, and so much more.
15 min
Basketball Legend Willis Reed Talks Mets
Basketball Hall of Famer Willis Reed talks about the 1969 Mets, the Knicks' 1970 championship and his friendship with Tommie Agee in this edition of the Amazin’ Mets Alumni podcast. 
15 min
Kevin Mitchell Talks Game 6 of the ‘86 World Se...
Kevin Mitchell scored in the bottom of the 10th to tie Game 6 of the 1986 World Series. The Mets went on to win that game and the series. Kevin catches up with Jay to talk about what he was thinking at that moment, the 1986 Mets, his health and so much more.  
16 min
Basketball Hall of Famer Mike Breen Talks Being...
Long time Mets fan and Basketball Hall of Famer Mike Breen talks about his career in basketball announcing and broadcasting as well as his love for the Amazin' Mets. 
19 min
Two Time Super Bowl Champion Joins the Podcast
Mets fan and former New York Giants punter Sean Landeta joins Jay Horwitz to talk about playing on Monday Night Football when the Mets won the 1986 World Series, his career in the NFL and his love of baseball.
18 min
Catching Up With Kranepool
Jay talks to Ed Kranepool about his recent kidney transplant, reuniting with his 1969 teammates at their 50th anniversary celebration at Citi Field last season and more.
15 min
Leiter Shares Incredible Stories
Al Leiter joins Jay Horwitz to talk about where he was on 9-11, why he was warming up in the bullpen during Robin Ventura’s grand slam single and so much more.
24 min
The Captain - David Wright Joins the Podcast
David Wright talks about his playing career, playing practical jokes on Jay and his t-ball coaching experience.
19 min
Billy Wagner Talks Mets, Chance at Hall
Listen as Billy Wagner talks about his time in New York, the possibility of being elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame and much more.
13 min
Bruce Beck Discusses Time Covering Mets
NBC Sports anchor Bruce Beck chats about his time covering the Mets over the years, his career as a reporter, relationship with players and the impact of David Wright’s legacy.
15 min
Cliff Floyd Shares Laughs with Jay Horwitz
Former Mets slugger Cliff Floyd chats with Jay Horwitz about his playing days, life as a broadcaster and his short role as Jay’s doctor.
15 min
Benny and the Mets: Horwitz catches up with Ben...
On this episode of the Amazin’ Mets Alumni Podcast, Jay chats with fan favorite Benny Agbayani about his love for Mets fans, his clutch moments in the 2000 season and more.
12 min
2/7/19: Mets Extras | Thor ready to win, outfield
Noah Syndergaard has reported to Port St. Lucie with confidence.'s Tim McMaster (@MLB_McMaster) and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo (@AnthonyDiComo) talk about the optimism surrounding the club as players head south (:45). Tim and Anthony then preview the Mets' outfield and how it will look come Opening Day (3:30).
15 min
2/1/19: Mets Extras | Making sense of the Mets ...
The Mets have plenty of different ways to configure their infield heading into 2019.'s Tim McMaster and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo try to make sense of it all (3:00). Also, John Ricco has a new title with the club and Tim and Anthony explain what the longtime member of the front office will be doing in his new role (:45).
15 min
1/24/19: Mets Extras | Should Mets pursue super...
Should the Mets have pursued Bryce Harper or Manny Machado?'s Tim McMaster and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo discuss it (1:00). Tim and Anthony go on to break down the Mets' bullpen heading into 2019 (6:40), and finish up the podcast talking about J.D. Davis' potential as a two-way player (13:00).
14 min
1/17/19: Mets Extras | Lowrie and the Mets' inf...
The Mets are loaded with infielders, but where will they all play?’s Tim McMaster (@MLB_McMaster) and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo (@AnthonyDiComo) explain where Jed Lowrie fits into the equation (1:00). Tim and Anthony go on to take a closer look at the club’s rotation, which if healthy should be one of the best in baseball (7:15).
13 min
1/3/19: Extras | New York Mets
What should the Mets New Year's resolution be?'s Tim McMaster and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo answer that question (:30) and then go on to explain what's left on the club's offseason shopping list (2:15). Tim and Anthony go on to discuss the chances of the team trading for a catcher (5:35) and the current pessimism surrounding Yoenis Cespedes' 2019 season (9:30).
12 min
12/18/18: Extras | New York Mets
Are the Mets the favorites in the NL East?'s Anthony Castrovince (@Castrovince) and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo (@AnthonyDiComo) break down the club's busy offseason. They examine the Mets' deal with Wilson Ramos and why the team didn't make a trade for J.T. Realmuto. They also discuss the Mets' chances of landing outfielder A.J. Pollock.
11 min
12/11/18: Extras | New York Mets
Mickey Callaway speaks to the media at the Winter Meetings in Las Vegas and discusses the recent additions of Robinson Cano and Edwin Diaz. Plus, his take on the changing landscape of a very competitive NL East.
22 min
12/10/18: Extras|New York Mets
What will new GM Brodie Van Wagenen's first Winter Meetings be like?'s Tim McMaster (@MLB_McMaster) and Mets Reporter Anthony DiComo (@AnthonyDiComo) are in Las Vegas to break it all down. Plus, what other keys moves are in store for the Mets. Will they go after catcher J.T. Realmuto?
8 min
12/6/18: Extras | New York Mets
With Robinson Cano and Edwin Diaz heading to Queens,'s Tim McMaster (@MLB_McMaster) and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo (@AnthonyDiComo) discuss what's next, including the possibility of trading for J.T. Realmuto (4:00). The guys also discuss the best way to utilize Jeff McNeil with Cano taking over second base (7:30).
14 min
11/29/18: Extras | New York Mets
Is Robinson Cano headed back to New York? Will Edwin Diaz take over the back end of the bullpen?'s Tim McMaster (@MLB_McMaster) and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo (@AnthonyDiComo) dive into the rumor mill surrounding the possible blockbuster trade with the Mariners. Plus, Jim Riggleman and Chili Davis join the coaching staff and Brodie Van Wagenen adds two key pieces to his front office.
17 min
11/15/18: Extras | New York Mets
Jacob deGrom is the 2018 NL Cy Young winner.'s Tim McMaster and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo discuss deGrom's season and what this means going forward. Plus, Peter Alonso continues to rake in the Arizona Fall League.
15 min
Slow Roller: Horwitz Chats with Mookie Wilson
Jay Horwitz catches up with Game 6 hero of the 1986 World Series, Mookie Wilson on the 32nd anniversary of the historic game.
15 min
11/7/18: Extras | New York Mets's Tim McMaster and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo discuss Brodie Van Wagenen's first GM Meetings and what his plan will be to address the roster. Plus, they talk about the recent coaching staff changes and the possibility of Peter Alonso getting the call to Queens sooner than later.
14 min
11/1/18: Extras | New York Mets's Tim McMaster and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo break down the club's hiring of Brodie Van Wagenen. Plus, hear from the Mets new GM about how his experiences are an advantage to the position and what it's like working with his former client Jacob deGrom.
13 min
10/24/18: Extras | New York Mets
Darwin Zook and Anthony DiComo discuss the final candidates for the Mets' GM search and break down Peter Alonso's Fall League work.
10 min
10/15/18: Extras l New York Mets's Tim McMaster and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo get you ready for the Mets' offseason. They update the club’s search for its next general manager and look at possible free agent targets who could help the bullpen. Tim and Anthony also discuss who will be the opening day starter at first base.
15 min
3/20/18: Extras | New York Mets
Left-hander Jason Vargas has a broken bone in his non-throwing hand.’s Tim McMaster and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo discuss how long Vargas will be out and why fans are still excited about the starting five in the rotation.
13 min
3/12/18: Extras | New York Mets
Noah Syndergaard and Jacob deGrom are pitching well in Spring Training camp.’s Dani Wexelman and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo discuss why keeping their pitchers healthy is a top priority this year and how Yoenis Cespedes is thriving while batting second in the order.
14 min
2/27/18: Extras | New York Mets
Smith, Cespedes, deGrom among Mets nursing injuries. Thor dazzles in Spring debut.'s Alexa Datt and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo discuss the group of players recently hit by the injury bug and Noah Syndergaard hitting triple digits on the radar in just his first Spring start.
14 min
2/21/18: Extras | New York Mets
Will Tim Tebow make the Mets’ roster in 2018?’s Alexa Datt and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo discuss Tebow’s chances of appearing in the Majors this year and the signing of free agent lefty, Jason Vargas.
15 min
2/13/18: Extras | New York Mets
What kind of season can Noah Syndergaard have in 2018?’s Alexa Datt and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo discuss Syndergaard’s offseason workouts and the rest of the projected starters in the rotation.
20 min
2/6/18: Extras l New York Mets
Todd Frazier is the new Mets third baseman.’s Alexa Datt and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo talk about Frazier’s two-year deal and what this signing means for David Wright’s future with the Mets.
16 min
2/2/18: Extras | New York Mets
Will Jose Reyes be an everyday player for the Mets in 2018?'s Alexa Datt and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo discuss the planned role for Reyes heading into Spring Training and how the team wants to use their bullpen next season.
8 min
1/24/18: Extras | New York Mets
Will David Wright make it back in a Mets uniform?'s Alexa Datt and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo talk about Wright's future and if Bartolo Colon could make his way back onto the Mets roster.
11 min
1/18/18: Extras | New York Mets
Will Adrian Gonzalez be the everyday first baseman in 2018?'s Alexa Datt and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo break down what the team expects out of Gonzalez and discuss what is the future for outfielder Brandon Nimmo.
10 min
1/12/18: Extras | New York Mets
Jay Bruce is back with the Mets after signing a new three-year deal.'s Alexa Datt and Mets radio broadcaster Wayne Randazzo discuss how Bruce will fit into next year's plans and why a deal for the Indians' Jason Kipnis fell through.
19 min
1/5/18: Extras | New York Mets
Would Andrew McCutchen be a fit in the Big Apple?'s Alexa Datt and Mets radio broadcaster Wayne Randazzo discuss if the former MVP would be someone that could help the team in 2018 and examine if Jose Reyes could return to the Mets next season.
15 min
12/22/17: Extras | New York Mets
Omar Minaya is back with the Mets' organization, this time as a special assistant to general manager Sandy Alderson.'s Alexa Datt and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo discuss Minaya's role with the team and if Adrian Gonzalez would be a good fit for the Mets in 2018.
10 min
12/12/17: Extras | New York Mets
Could Starlin Castro make a return trip to New York and play for the Mets next season?'s Tim McMaster and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo discuss if the team would make a trade to bring in Castro and if Matt Harvey is in the Mets' plans for 2018.
13 min
12/8/17: Extras | New York Mets
As the Mets head into next week's Winter Meetings, they want to add more arms to the bullpen.'s Alexa Datt and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo discuss the relievers that the team could sign and and break down who might be playing second base in 2018.
12 min
11/29/17: Extras | New York Mets
Will Dominic Smith be the everyday first baseman for the Mets in 2018?'s Alexa Datt and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo discuss why Smith has to earn the job out of Spring Training and who the team will look at to play second base next season.
15 min
11/21/17: 2017 Most Memorable Moments | New Yor... takes a listen back to the most exhilarating plays and can't-miss moments from the 2017 Mets season.
11 min
11/15/17: Extras | New York Mets
Could the Mets be a contender in the Shohei Ohtani sweepstakes this offseason?'s Alexa Datt and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo discuss why the Mets would like to add a player of Ohtani's caliber and why Giancarlo Stanton will not be calling Citi Field home next season.
15 min
11/3/17: Extras | New York Mets
Looking forward to the 2018 season, the Mets' strength lies in their starting rotation.'s Matt Waymire and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo discuss why they have the talent to be one of the best rotations in baseball and break down what they need to add to the lineup to compete next year.
13 min
10/27/17: Extras | New York Mets
Mickey Callaway is the new manager in Queens.'s Tim McMaster and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo break down why the former pitching coach was hired on to lead the team and provide an update on the health of David Wright.
11 min
10/19/17: Extras | New York Mets
The Mets' 2017 starting rotation was one that was riddled with injuries.'s Matt Waymire and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo break down how the injuries derailed the team's chances to compete this season and how Jacob deGrom has proven himself to be one of the best pitchers in the league.
13 min
10/11/17: Extras | New York Mets
The Mets' 2017 season did no go as planned but there is hope for the future.'s Matt Waymire and Mets reporter Anthony DiComo discuss the injuries that hampered the team's win total and why players like Amed Rosario and Dominic Smith have fans excited about 2018.
15 min
10/6/17 - Top Moments of 2017 | New York Mets
The Mets' pitching staff was hampered by injuries all season long but they still produced enough memorable moments to keep the fans happy. takes a look back at the best sounds from the 2017 season.
7 min
10/1/17 - Game Recap: NYM 0, PHI 11
Mets record two hits in the loss against the Phillies. Terry Collins speaks on the loss.
3 min
9/30/17 - Game Recap: NYM 7, PHI 4
Asdrubal Cabrera smacked an RBI double in the 7th inning and then hit the go-ahead three-run homer in the 11th in the Mets' win
1 min
9/29/17 - Game Recap : NYM 2, PHI 6
Matt Harvey continued his pitching struggles and this led to the Mets losing, 6-2, to the Phillies.
1 min
9/27/17 - Game Recap: NYM 7, ATL 1
Travis d'Arnaud finished with three RBIs and Dominic Smith belted a three-run pinch-hit homer during the Mets' 7-1 win.
2 min
9/26/17 - Game Recap: NYM 4, ATL 3
Travis Taijeron ripped his first career walk-off hit in the bottom of the 9th inning to give the Mets a 4-3 victory
6 min
9/25/17 - Game Recap: NYM 2, ATL 9
The Mets were unable to get any offense outside of of a two-run double from Tomas Nido in their 9-2 loss to Atlanta in the first of two games. Terry Collins spoke to the media postgame.
2 min
9/24/17 - Game Recap: NYM 2, WSH 3
Jacob deGrom had a strong outing, but the Mets came up short against the Nationals, 3-2
4 min
9/23/17 - Game Recap: NYM 3, WSH 4
Noah Syndergaard's return could not give the Mets a late push in their 4-3 loss against the Nationals. Mets manager Terry Collins discusses the loss.
3 min
9/22/17 - Game Recap: NYM 7, WSH 6
Travis d'Arnaud smacked a solo homer in the 2nd and a game-tying three-run shot in the 5th, leading the Mets to a 7-6 win over the Nationals. Mets manager Terry Collins discusses the win. Travis d'Arnaud talks about his two-homer night and Jeurys Familia speaks about picking up his fourth save.
3 min
9/19/17 - Game Recap: NYM 4, MIA 5 - F/10
Jose Reyes and Travis d'Arnaud homered, but the Mets fell in 10 after the bullpen couldn't hold the lead.
4 min
9/18/17 - Game Recap: NYM 1, MIA 13
Gavin Cecchini plated the Mets' only run, but the struggles continued for Matt Harvey (4 IP, 7 ER) in a 13-1 loss.
3 min
9/17/17 - Game Recap: NYM 5, ATL 1
Phillip Evans collected his first RBI and Asdrubal Cabrera homered to back a solid seven-inning outing from Robert Gsellman in the Mets 5-1 win over the Braves. Mets manager Terry Collins discusses his team's win.
2 min
9/16/17 - Game Recap: NYM 7, ATL 3
Dominic Smith and Gavin Cecchini combined to plate four of the team's seven runs, backing Jacob deGrom's fine start in the win.
1 min
9/15/17 - Game Recap: NYM 2, ATL 3
Rafael Montero was unable to escape the Braves' two-run 5th inning, and the Mets' offense couldn't respond, as they would go on to lose, 3-2.
1 min
9/14/17 - Game Recap: NYM 6, CHC 14
Dominic Smith and Travis d'Arnaud hit back-to-back homers, but Seth Lugo allowed eight runs in three-plus innings as the Cubs defeated the Mets, 14-6.
2 min
9/13/17 - Game Recap: NYM 5, CHC 17
Matt Harvey drives in his first run of the season. Terry Collins discusses the loss.
3 min
9/12/17 - Game Recap: NYM 3, CHC 8
Robert Gsellman's night ended after allowing four runs in the 4th inning, and the Mets offense was limited in Chicago.
2 min
9/10/17 - Game Recap: NYM 5, CIN 10
Dominic Smith homers in the 6th and Terry Collins talks about the 10-5 loss
3 min
9/9/17 - Game Recap: NYM 6, CIN 1
Mets Manager Manager Terry Collins on the 6-1 win and Kevin Plawecki on his improvement at the plate.
3 min
9/8/17 - Game Recap: NYM 5, CIN 1
Seth Lugo tossed six shutout innings and Jose Reyes clubbed two home runs to lead the Mets to a 5-1 win over the Reds. Manager Terry Collins discusses the loss.
3 min
9/7/17 - Game Recap: NYM 7, CIN 2
Brandon Nimmo smashed two homers and Juan Lagares went yard, while Matt Harvey tossed five innings in the Mets' 7-2 victory. Terry Collins discusses the win
6 min
9/6/17 - Game Recap: NYM 6, PHI 3
Asdrubal Cabrera, Travis d'Arnaud and Brandon Nimmo colletively drove in five of the Mets' six runs to propel them to a rain-shortened 6-3 victory.
5 min
9/4/17 - Game Recap: NYM 11, PHI 7
The Mets erupted for six runs in the 4th inning, highlighted by RBI singles from Brandon Nimmo, Gavin Cecchini and Jose Reyes. Manager Terry Collins discusses the win.
2 min
9/3/17 - Game Recap: NYM 6. HOU 8
The Mets go up three runs early, but can't maintain the lead as the Astros come back to get the win. Manager Terry Collins speaks on the loss.
3 min
9/2/17- Game Recap: NYM 1, HOU 4
Mets manager Terry Collins and starting pitcher Seth Lugo break down the club's 4-1 loss
3 min
9/2/17- Game Recap: HOU 12, NYM 8
Terry Collins on the loss, Jacob Rahme and Jamie Callahan on their MLB debuts and Matt Harvey on his struggles in first start back from DL.
8 min
8/31/17 - Game Recap: NYM 2, CIN 7
The Mets give up seven runs in a rubber match defeat against the Reds. Jacob deGrom discusses his tough outing in the Mets' 7-2 loss.
3 min
8/29/17 - Game Recap: NYM 4, CIN 14
Jose Reyes started and played in left field for the first time in his Major League career as the Mets fall to the Reds 14-4.
3 min
8/27/17 - Game Recap: NYM 4, WSH 5
Brandon "Nimms" Nimmo hit his first homer of the season, but the Mets failed to pull off the doubleheader sweep, falling 5-4 to the Nationals in the nightcap. Terry Collins spoke to reporters after the game.
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