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Monday, May 25th, 2009

What the Mets Did on Their Vacation

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The Mets went on a 10-game vacation and along the way they invented new ways to balk, hit like crazy, forgot how to hit, staged heroic comebacks, stole bases left and right then ran the bases like the 1962 Mets, made enough errors in one game to last a month, played the greatest ninth inning ever, saw their ace will the team to victory while being the toughest player on the field, spent three days with an umpire whose neck alone weighs more than Ramon Castro and suffered more injuries than Evel Knievel. Did we learn anything about the Mets on this road trip? Well, maybe that they’re manic depressive. The highs were sky-high and lows were beyond embarrassing. And almost every member of the team is injured in some from or another.

In the first three games in San Francisco, there were come-from-behind wins, stolen bases galore, offensive explosions and well-pitched games. They were winning in ways that were not Met-like – at least not 2007/08 …

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