I’d say Wheeler makes his big-league debut just after June 10.
It’s not just all, ‘Let’s go put an All-Star team out there and play games, and the team with the All-Star team wins.’ … All grit and no talent is not going to get you there, and all talent and no grit is not going to get you there. There’s got to be a mixture of both.” - Don Mattingly
I don’t know if it’s a good idea or a bad idea. … I don’t think I’ve looked at a Twitter in my life. I don’t even know if I know how. But I like his reasoning. I’m cool with it.” - Indians manager Terry Francona
As for Ike, when it rains, it pours for him. He cost the Mets with a mental mistake in the first inning, and did nothing at the plate afterwards to make up for it. … What more can you say at this point? It’s been a horrific season for him so far, and it’s starting to impact his entire game. If he’s not going to be productive on defense, either – which has been the case over the last few days – it’s hard to justify a place for him right now.