Originally written on MetsZilla  |  Last updated 9/18/12

R.A. Dickey has had an amazin’ season for a horrendous team.  But don’t we all just wish the rest of the team would muster up enough offense to get Dickey to 20 wins, and presumably a Cy Young?  Of course we do, we’re fans. But this Mets team was unable to support Dickey and once again lost a low scoring game with him on the hill, this time to a contending Phillies team.

Yes, tonight they faced Cliff Lee, and yeah the Phillies are playing much better ball now…But, can someone please show up to the plate with a bat and the INTENT to use it.  Jason Bay is hitting .154 on the season. Are you kidding me?  Very few times have I heard this statement and actually felt like it could be true, but tonight some fat guy at a bar said he could hit .154, I agreed.  That is a completely miserable average.  The only regular position player that I can remember who has hit that poorly is Carlos Pena, but at least his power numbers are high enough to justify that…

This team is unwatchable, and I feel bad for Dickey that his Cy young case is now suffering because of it…

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