Originally posted on Mets360.com  |  Last updated 3/18/12
So, how’s your bracket looking? I’m a notoriously poor bracket picker, so bad that I have never won an NCAA pool that didn’t have us pick names out of a hat. But my bracket is in good shape after three days’ worth of games and I’m in third place in my 28-person pool. Plus one of the games I missed was Duke and I’m quite happy to see them lose to a #15 seed. Amazing what happens when the refs don’t give them every call. So, while I am temporarily sidetracked by March Madness (and the Knicks’ three-game winning streak!) I’ve also been tuned into the Mets. Here are some stories that caught my eye this week: Last year in 60 PA versus LHB, Dontrelle Willis posted a .127/.169/.200 line. Richard Sparago wants to give him a shot to replace Tim Byrdak as a lefty in the pen. Willis has only three games as a reliever in the majors but if he’s willing to sign a minor league deal, why not? I’d certainly rather take a flyer on him than C.J. Nitkowski.http://randommetsthoughts.blogspot....
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