The Mets are on a 2-1 tear. Cancel the deathwatch. Schedule the parade.
Well, maybe not yet on either count, though a win in Atlanta following a rain-shortened split in Philadelphia beats losing three of four to the Marlins and Nationals…and seven of ten overall…and being 9-12 when they went to Citizens Bank…and 16-22 from September [...]
I'm heading for New Orleans for three days tomorrow (it will be an interesting trip, as explained in navel-gazing fashion here), so I was eager to get an evening of uninterrupted Mets before I departed.
“Uninterrupted” is an approximation for parents, though — the early innings, with John Maine looking like he was falling apart, unfolded [...]