Colorado Rockies defeat New York Mets, 6-2
The Mets' season further unraveled Wednesday night in a depressing 6-2 loss to the Rockies that was decided in a final few innings drowned out by boos from angry Met fans.
Fans hooted at Jerry Manuel when the manager made an eighth-inning pitching change that didn't include closer Francisco Rodriguez, and David Wright was booed after his slump got even worse with a brutal four-strikeout night.
And there were lingering issues laid bare that will certainly affect the Mets...
Emotional Mets closer Francisco Rodriguez was arrested after last night's game for assaulting his father-in-law, police said.
Rodriguez and his wife's father brawled in a tunnel just outside the Mets clubhouse in the moments following the team's 6-2 loss to the Colorado Rockies.
The father-in-law suffered facial abrasions and a head injury and was taken by ambulance to Flushing Hospital shortly after the altercation, police said.
K-Rod, as the Venezuela-born star ...