Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 5/4/12
I start this series preview as an angry Mets fan. Nothing, and I mean nothing, makes me madder as a fan than when a team plays down to the level of their competition. The Houston Astros shouldn’t have won 2 games against the Mets, let alone sweep them. Everything was in the Mets favor heading into that series, and they laid down. I’m not one to judge Terry Collins on little moves here and there. To me, he’s had his team playing above expectations for almost 2 years now. However, that series sweep is on him. It’s his job to make sure they play like a team that is better than a lowly Astros bunch. So now, as I have been referencing in the past this is a huge test for this Mets team. The next 6 series’ are against teams everybody expects to be in a playoff race come August/September. It all starts with Arizona tonight! Friday, 7:10pm: Wade Miley v. Dillon Gee The Mets will get a look at the April Rookie of the Month in Wade Miley. Miley has been almost unhittable in his first 5 outings...
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