Even Turner’s bat Potent as ever, can match Four Yankee home runs
Dickey dominates, and so does relief Outdueling Indian summer of The Chief Jose saves a run with a dive to the turf And margin of win comes from homer by Murph
(Sung to Proud Mary) Got a good job with the Metsies Finally a chance to play every day And the team’s not lost a minute of sleepin’ Worryin’ ‘bout the loss of Wright and Ike Met lineup keeps on turnin’ Red’s hot streak keeps on burnin’ Turner, Turner, Turner to… Read More →
Turner’s big hit helps the Mets right the ship Will David Wright be the new Wally Pipp? Seven scoreless from struggling Niese Leads to a win in a rain without cease
Pelfrey and Johnson Match zeros; so do the ‘pens Enter Badenhop!
Chris Capuano has short but sweet outing While backup at second provides the team’s clouting Five ribbies, a homer, are both things to like It’s just one more Turner succeeding sans Ike
Pitch that once dropped, dipped and then danced Seems to have lost much of last year’s romance More pitching like this, and it won’t be a reach That soon he’ll be finding some English to teach
Norris handcuffs Mets, but can’t earn conviction A comeback instead that seems drawn from fiction Bay homers to start it, F-Mart gets them near And Wright, at long last, provides reason to cheer In season that David simply hasn’t done much He breaks free of slump with homer quite clutch
Kershaw strikes out eight Ethier starts a new streak Mets denied a sweep
Gee fills in after Young comes up lame Fills bases twice, but kept Mets in the game Turner hits single that’s nearly round-tripper While Ethier ends quest to best Yankee Clipper
In battle of franchises in need of cash Reyes makes his thrilling home-to-third dash Once would be plenty, but he does it twice Then Pridie’s three-run shot puts game on ice
Pelfrey Proceeds Promptly Perserveres, Perspicacity Personified Parachutes Penultimately, Perspires, Prevails
Windy Citi night Temps are chilled and so are bats Iceman? Lincecum.
With pitchers ahead both good bets to be tough Mets thought that six runs here would be enough But RA had less than his foremost stuff And in the tenth, they were done in by Huff
Mets salvage pride with five extra frames On night fans are focused on things beside games A nation learns details of Osama’s demise And Paulino’s five hits give Mets Sunday night prize