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Monday, May 18th, 2009

Go-Go Mets Take 3 Out of 4 in San Fran

Mets Rumors & News

While I try to decide what I’d rather do than listen to the ESPN Sunday Night Baseball announcing team (repeatedly stab myself in the neck with a flathead screwdriver? Take a bubble bath with Rosie O’Donnell? Quit drinking?) – were they calling a baseball game or pyschoanalyzing Carlos Beltran (or is it Bel-TRAN?) – let’s looks at the things we liked over the four-game series and the things we didn’t like.

Things To Like: With the exception of last night, the offense exploded. You have to like that. They scored seven, eight and nine runs in the first three games. And the late-inning dramatics were a sight for sore eyes. Who do they think they are? The Phillies? David Wright was unstoppable, going 10 for 15 in the four games, with four walks, nine RBI’s and five stolen bases. And Beltran was seven for 16, with three ribbies and six runs scored. The aggressiveness on the base paths was another thing to like, and it was a smart aggressiveness, not a …

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