Originally posted on Around Citi  |  Last updated 7/3/13
As has been the case all year, Jeremy Hefner seems to improve with each start.  After another dominant outing last night against the Diamondbacks, he lowered his earned run average to a second best among Mets starters, 3.54. Hefner worked well striking out six, allowing four hits and two walks, but worked out of trouble every time including the rain-aided double for Miguel Montero that CF Juan Lagares lost in the driving precipitation.  The only blemish on the night, and the only run acquired by the D’backs in the entire game was a home run in the 7th inning by Martin Prado, however it was quickly answered by an offensive explosion by the Mets who would put up seven runs on the board in the bottom half of the aforementioned inning, following a brief rain delay.  With more than ample run support, and a dominant performance, Hefner continued to impress.  It seemed almost as though he sucked all of the potential out of the undefeated Patrick Corbin before the game like how Charles Bark...
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