San Francisco Giants defeat New York Mets, 6-5
The way the first two games of this weekend series had gone, the question entering Sunday's finale was a matter of which Met would be the walk-off hero this time.
As the game unfolded, the question became, “Who won't the Mets walk?”
Like the litter blowing in the Citi Field wind, Met pitchers were all over the place Sunday, starting with Oliver Perez, continuing with Jenrry Mejia and ending in a 6-5 slopfest of a loss to the San Francisco Giants. Five Met pitchers combi...
David Wright said his emotional meltdown in the ninth inning Sunday was all about that last at-bat.
"It was a disagreement," Wright said of his spat with plate ump Paul Schreiber in the ninth inning that got him ejected. "That was a big spot for us."
That it was, what with Jason Bay on second base as the tying run. But Wright's outburst could have also been the culmination of a lost weekend, one that saw Wright strike out eight times in three games, including seven s...