A look at what’s happening around the majors Monday:
NEW YORK MESS
The Mets open a series in Philadelphia a day after manager Mickey Callaway cursed at a reporter in the clubhouse, and pitcher Jason Vargas had to be restrained from charging him.
Callaway snapped at Newsday’s Tim Healey following a 5-3 loss to the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field. Shortly after a tense postgame news conference, Healey told Callaway “see you tomorrow” — the skipper called him an obscenity and later told him to leave the clubhouse. Vargas then stared down Healey and eventually tried to charge him. Players stepped in to restrain the veteran left-hander.
“The Mets sincerely regret the incident that took place with one of our beat writers following today’s game