Originally posted on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 7/22/13
He's arguably the toast of New York City. But Mets ace Matt Harvey is learning that isn't always a good thing. After pitching seven shutout innings and striking out 10 in New York's 5-0 win over the Philadelphia Phillies, the 24-year-old phenom said he was "embarrassed" by the way he was portrayed in a Men's Journal article. "I read the article and was obviously embarrassed by it," Harvey said. "The way I was portrayed is not who I am and not the person I am," he said to New York Times reporter Andrew Keh. The Men's Journal piece addressed Harvey's personal life, calling Derek Jeter a "model" for his ability to meet women without the press knowing. Harvey, who has been linked to model Anne Vyalitsyna, is 8-2 with a 2.23 ERA and 157 strikeouts.
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