Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 6/11/12
This weekend’s three game sweep at the hands of the hated New York Yankees resulted in a number of things.  In the process, the Mets have now dropped six of their last seven games and fallen to a mere three games above .500 for the first time since May 24th.  Their all-time record against their crosstown rivals..a disappointing 35-52.  Worse yet, having had a chance to move into first place in the NL East as recently as Tuesday night, the team now stands a full 4.5 games back of the Washington Nationals.  All of this is bad for the 2012 New York Mets, but when it comes to the Subway Series, is there really a way they can win? Please understand that when I say “win” I don’t mean on a game-to-game basis.  The reality of the Subway Series is that it means far more to the fans than it does to the players.  At the end of the season, these most recent three games against the Yankees are equally as important as any other three games set the teams will play this year.  However, from a fan’s...
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