The Mets completed a winning homestand with their first three-game home sweep this season after a 2-1 victory over the Colorado Rockies this afternoon at Citi Field.
Dillon Gee delivered yet another dominant performance as he held Colorado to just one earned run, using his outstanding changeup and slider to keep batters off-balance all afternoon. Gee scattered eight hits and walked none in 7.2 innings while striking out three. His one miscue was a solo homerun in the fourth.
Gee’s command was incredible today and he kept the ball down which is key for him. You can now see how confident he has become when he’s on that mound. He has a presence about him that wasn’t there before and his current 13 game stretch has been phenomenal. He has stepped up and has now become a mainstay for this rotation and a perfect compliment to our fireballers.
Gee was helped out by some crisp defense and tight play behind him today and I’m really liking what I’m seeing from this team defensively. After Mar...