This is more like it.
The Mets pounded on the A’s Sunday and won 10–2. The Mets swept the A’s this weekend and are now on a three-game winning streak.
John Maine pitched like April’s NL pitcher of the month, going 7 innings and striking out 6. He’s now 8–4 on the year with a 2.87 ERA. Could John find his way to the All-Star game?
The Cardinals head into town next for a four-game series. The Phillies beat the Cards 5–1 earlier today and so remain 3 games behind the Mets.
Throughout the weekend, we have been superstitiously posting Ace Frehley links, believing we could karmically will the Mets back into the New York groove. We hate to mess with the cosmos so here is Ace teaching the finer points of hotel room demolition: