Dickey now spinning tale likely to please Though bullpen protectors continue to wheeze Beltran is wounded in foul ball attack But Reyes and Turner sure picked up the slack
A Reyes triple Plates three in rally not sparked, For once, by Reyes
Magnificient Niese Pitched like Dorian Gray’s face ‘Pen pitched like portrait
A roster move: Mike O’Connor to Triple-A, Manny Acosta up. Guess the Mets wanted someone who could give them full innings. But beware: he walked 17 in his 20 1/3 innings at Triple-A. That’s control that would make Oliver Perez blush. I also found Terry Collins’ description of his moves… Read More →
Seven runs down! The horror! The shame! At least Beltran’s homer had made it a game. Tejada, then Murphy each strike a key blow And Mets tie on Pirate pitcher’s errant throw Two more in eighth draw delirious cheers From crowd at least decade from buying own beers K-Rod inspires… Read More →
The good news is, Jose Reyes is back! (Possibly for a limited engagement, but still.) He’ll be active Thursday. The bad news is, Taylor Buchholz, arguably the team’s best non-K-Rod reliever, is on the DL with a fatigued shoulder.
Another lead lost Infield hits are given out Like Oprah and cars
When I heard about the passing of Dana Brand, I puzzled over how to properly honor him. I had been looking forward to seeing him on June 16 at the Tappan Free Library, and I realized that no one would get the opportunity to hear him that night if I… Read More →