Originally posted on Metstradamus  |  Last updated 8/6/12
You probably have figured out after seven years of doing this that I like to be aggravated. I like to think that I don't aggravate easily without a good reason. And let's face it. The Mets have given me no shortage of good reasons to be aggravated.I can't get aggravated by Sunday's loss. Don't get me wrong ... I really want to. Especially because the Mets, as is their pattern this season, go 5-3 against decent teams like Arizona and the Giants and then drop two out of three to this bunch (improving though they might be). But let's think big picture here. Matt Harvey got hit around the ballpark on Sunday. This isn't the worst thing in the world. Sure we'd love to see Matt Harvey come into the majors and blow everybody away. But how realistic did you think that really was?And you could bet the house that I would love to find a way to blame Dan Warthen and his change-ups for Sunday's debacle. But I can't. Because from what I saw, the problem was locating the fastball. Go back and look ...
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