Found July 19, 2012 on Metstradamus:
It's gotten quite ridiculous now.First off, let's get something straight ... and this is textbook as to why win-loss record can be a tad overrated: Chris Young goes six innings and gives up two runs, gets the loss. Miguel Batista gets two outs and gives up two runs, and he doesn't get the loss even though his two runs were the ones that ultimately cost the Mets a win. This is stupid. Extremely stupid. Because we all know that Chris Young kicked ass and took names (well, until his pitch count went up ... as usual) while Batista came in and set everything on fire. Everything.But it's what Batista said after this latest loss that made the Mets' latest loss hilarious: "Our team is going through a bad stretch right now. But my personal belief is we're way better than our numbers are. Baseball is living proof that who you might not expect might be there in October. I know a lot of people didn't expect us to be as good as we have this year. But I believe...
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