Originally written on Bronx Pinstripes  |  Last updated 11/19/14
Obviously, I am not a Mets fan.  I am a Yankees fan.  Always have been and always will be; so some might say I am slightly bias on a Yankees-Mets topic.  But growing up in New England, I never had a real hatred for the Mets – even when they were winning.  So I can confidently say that I am totally objective towards Matt Harvey and the Mets. Matt Harvey has been one of the most popular athletes in New York this season, and by far the silver lining in the Mets’ otherwise dreadful season, but he had yet to arrive on the national stage.  Tuesday night’s MLB All Star Game was his coming out party, and from my perspective, it was a giant failure. Matt Harvey seems as concerned with off-field fame as he is with on-field performance. The white lines that travel from home plate to each foul pole are where my admiration for Harvey ends and my disrespect for him begins.  Between those lines his performance has been nearly flawless, including the All Star Game in which he started and pitched tw...
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