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Is it just me or is there a pattern developing here? A great stretch of games followed by disappointment, followed by another positive stretch which is then followed by more disappointment… it’s something that makes the 2013 Mets such a frustrating bunch to watch. But let’s veer away from all of that negativity and pick out some of the positives of the week– 3 to be exact.
Since the splitting up of categories seemed to work well for most of us last week, I figured that I’d keep the posts like that permanently. It also works out nicely this week, because there wasn’t exactly any one player tearing it up on both ends of the spectrum. Nonetheless, these three players did enough in their respective categories to be named our Players of The Week.
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: OMAR QUINTANILLA
With the absence of Ruben Tejada and no real player on the bench to back him up, Omar Quintanilla has some big shoes to fill and manage while we wait for Tejada to return. From a defensive standpoi...
BEST OF MAXIM
Matt Harvey isn’t the only New York Mets pitcher not receiving any support from his hitters. The true measure of how well Jeremy Hefner has pitched this year isn’t found in his 2-6 record, but 3.72 ERA. Hefner has arguably been the Mets’ second most effective starter behind Harvey, which should mute any trade discussions.
HEFNER: Having understated season. (AP)
Please note: This article was written before/during the games played on June 29th, 2013, and all statistics are through games played on June 28th.
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