Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 5/11/13
How long have you been coming to this site? Two years? Five years? Nine years? The Mets lost to the Pirates today by the score of 11-2 and after nine years of writing recaps for this site and being the one responsible for doing so today, all I can do is offer you an apology instead. I didn’t have a recap in me after this game. I was too angry… I was too disgusted… The team I love was broken… Regarding the game, all I can tell you is the Mets lost, the game itself was ugly, Niese has had a string of poor starts now, and while there may have been a couple of highlights which I always look for no matter how bad the loss, I couldn’t find one because I was so outraged, by what I saw. In the bottom of the seventh inning, with the Mets already down 10-1, Pittsburgh Pirates reliever Bryan Morris drilled pinch-hitter Jordany Valdespin with his first pitch right in the ribs. The Mets knew this was coming because before the game, Mets manager Terry Collins red-flagged the possibility and even added
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