Forgotten in all the good will towards Jose Reyes this year is that some pundits dismissed his acquisition last spring. Aside from the domestic violence charges for which he was suspended 51 games and which he addressed again earlier this spring.
Like most teams, the Mets would love to increase their runs scored in 2017. Last season, they hit 218 home runs, the second most in the National League. However, they finished 11th in the league in runs scored.