Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 5/29/12
First of all I want to recognize all those who made the ultimate sacrifice for the freedom and democracy every American enjoys today. May they never be forgotten and I hope all of them are solemnly remembered today for their incredible heroism and bravery. Rest in peace my brothers and sisters. What an amazing game by the incomparable and mystifying R.A. Dickey on Sunday This man is a true marvel and a testament to the virtues of perseverance and determination that made him the great pitcher he is today. The Mets have won the last seven games that Dickey has started and he never fails to impress me. On Saturday morning, former Mets top pitching prospect Kevin Mulvey told manager Pedro Lopez that he was retiring after that day’s game. Mulvey never achieved the lofty expectations that were put on him, but he always handled himself with class and dignity so that still makes him a top person if not a top prospect. Pedro Beato is working his way back and we may see him before too long. Yesterday,
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