Originally posted on Mets360.com  |  Last updated 7/30/12
On July 23rd, Pedro Beato gave up 4 ER in 0.1 IP as the Mets dropped their second straight extra-inning game. From the 10th inning on in those games, the Mets were outscored, 11-0, and the bullpen looked like it has pretty much all season – in shambles. The following day the Mets demoted Beato and called up Manny Acosta, which had the feeling of rearranging deck chairs on the Titanic. However, in six games since Acosta has been back in the pen, the team’s relievers have a 3.06 ERA in 17.2 IP. In that span they have allowed just 10 H and 1 HR. They have surrendered a few more walks than you would prefer (9) but have compensated by striking out 21 batters for a 10.7 K/9. It adds up to a 3.14 FIP, right in line with their actual results. Acosta is tied for the lead among relievers in innings since his recall and he has not allowed a run. Here is the breakdown for the bullpen in the last six games: IP ERA Manny Acosta 3.1 0.00 Josh Edgin 3.1 0.00 Ramon Ramirez 3.0 0.00 Tim Byrdak 1.0 1...
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