Found August 01, 2012 on MetsZilla:

New York Mets rookie right-hander Matt Harvey made his second career start Tuesday night against the San Francisco Giants and delivered another strong outing.  The 23-year-old worked six innings while striking out seven and allowing just two earned runs on four hits and three walks.

In the end it was New York’s defense that did Harvey in as failed double play ball in the second inning resulted in two runs scoring.  The tweet from our friends at The Daily Stache pretty much sums up how the Giants scored their three runs, which turned out to be more than enough for Tim Lincecum who held the Mets to one run in seven innings of work.

#bbpBox_230517545285865472 a { text-decoration:none; color:#9D582E; }#bbpBox_230517545285865472 a:hover { text-decoration:underline; } the giants scored 3 runs on two double plays (one made, one not) amazing 55 minutes ago via TweetDeckReplyRetweetFavorite @dailystache Daily Stache

Harvey delivered once again, giving Mets fans something worth staying up for, but it was tough not to be frustrated by the lack of offense and poor defense New York showed once again.  Hopefully Jonathon Niese will get better support tomorrow night and help get things back on track as the team kicks off the month of August.


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