• Mets surrender 8 runs in two innings in 9-6 shellacking by Braves

    10 days ago - By Bésame

    As the Mets try to figure out how their new pieces fit and what it all means for their eventual World Series chances, they should try to remember that going down 8-0 in the second inning is not conducive to winning.
    Taijuan Walker couldn't get out of the second inning in the Mets' 9-6 loss to the Braves on Friday night. His eight earned runs stick out like a sore thumb, but failing to get a single whiff on his four-seam fastball or splitter is really what did him in. When Walker was pulled with nobody out and runners on the corners in the top of the second inning, he sauntered off the...
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