It appears I spoke too soon. Hideki Matsui just took “Oliver Perez”:http://sports.espn.go.com/mlb/players/profile?statsId=6945 deep and the Mets trail 2-1 in the fourth.
Perez got out of the inning without further damage. His job now is to keep it where it is. He’s passed several tests this season. Here’s another.
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