Right here is where the Mets miss Duaner Sanchez, and why they don’t want to move Aaron Heilman from the bullpen.
The Cardinals are down by three with runners on the corners and Albert Pujols at the plate. Who else are the Mets going to go to? Rookie Joe Smith? Ambiorix Burgos?
Teams have to put the game away up three in the eighth. Let’s see if the Mets are up to it.