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Facebook Twitter Google+ The New York Mets will hold their final preseason workout at the Carrier Dome on March 26, the Syracuse Mets announced Tuesday. It will run from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., and it will be free for all fans to attend. Pete Sala, Syracuse University’s Vice President and Chief Facilities Officer, called it a “first-of-its-kind experience” in a statement.This is the first year of Syracuse’s Triple-A baseball team being affiliated as the top minor league club of the New York Mets. Previously, Syracuse had been named the Chiefs and been the top-feeder team of the Washington Nationals. “This extraordinary event will kick off our wonderful partnership with Onondaga County,” New York Mets COO Jeff Wilpon said in a statement. “We are thrilled the Syracuse community will have a chance to connect with our players up close and personal.”Notable New York Mets scheduled to be in Syracuse for the workout are starting pitchers Jacob deGrom and Noah Syndergaard and second baseman Robinson Cano. Tim Tebow, the former NFL quarterback, is also in the Mets’ organization, but was not mentioned in the release.According to the release, the New York Mets will take batting and infield practice while pitchers partake in their bullpen sessions on the Dome turf. The mascot, Mr. Met, will also be in attendance. AdvertisementThis is placeholder text“This is huge,” Syracuse Mets general manager Jason Smorol said in the release. “The New York Mets have made a real commitment to our community and bringing the team to the Dome really cements that. I can’t wait for our local fans to see deGrom, Canó, Syndergaard and the rest of the Major League Club.” Published on March 12, 2019 at 1:23 pm Contact Billy: wmhe[email protected] | @Wheyen3 Comments
Share Andy McCue returns to betting with Betsson AB June 22, 2020 Submit Online gambling group Betsson AB has strengthened its network of partnerships after inking a new sportsbook B2B deal with ibet ahead of its launch in May.ibet will be launched prior to the Euros by Malta-based Claymore Group whose executive team has also run one of the largest Asian gaming operators, LeTou.Under the terms of the partnership, ibet’s partnership with Betsson will include both a technology platform and odds compiling, with neither party disclosing the intricacies of the agreement as of yet.“This is a milestone for us for many reasons. It does not only manifest that we have a competitive sportsbook product, but also demonstrates how the group’s strong technology platforms can offer new B2B possibilities. We are very proud that the Claymore Group has chosen us as a supplier for their European venture,” said Pontus Lindwall, CEO Betsson AB.Claymore Group Chairman Paul Fox, who is launching western-facing ibet later this year, added: “The Claymore Group has ambitious plans for ibet in 2020 and our partnership with Betsson is of vital importance as we aim to replicate the success we have enjoyed in Asia with LeTou.”At the end of last year, Betsson acquired a 75% majority shareholding in Brazilian racing operator Suaposta, securing an early foothold in Brazil ahead of an anticipated regulated market opening. Related Articles Share StumbleUpon Betsson to appeal ‘hefty’ Spelinspektionen penalty June 12, 2020 Betsson outrides pandemic challenges as regulatory dramas loom July 21, 2020