NL East Standings
- Aaron Taube of MLB.com writes that patience is essential regarding the Mets' top prospects. He notes that the top three members of MLB.com's list of top Mets prospects are all currently playing for Class A
- Danny Espinosa was injured in the ninth inning of Wednesday's Giants-Nationals game. After the game, he was seen with a patch on his left hand and declined to speak with media.
- The Florida Marlins have hired former major-leaguer Eduardo Perez to replace John Mallee as the hitting coach.
- Rich Hoffman of Philly.com writes that if the Phillies' lack of offense continues, it might force some tough decisions.
- Capitol Avenue Club summarized the Atlanta Braves' draft.