Yes. This was a year too late. While most Met fans were jumping for joy when Ike Davis re-discovered his swing in the second half of last year, I was one of the few who preferred demoting him to AAA to rework his swing and more importantly his mindset. Iâ€™m not saying I was right, but who are we kidding? I was right and I stood by it then and now.
Itâ€™s a shame because there really isnâ€™t anything positive to write about this team these days. Even during our most downtrodden times weâ€™ve been able to find that silver lining that offers us a bit of hope. That silver lining has faded into the ether for most of us. It definitely has for me.
I give the bloggers here and on other sites so much credit for trying to find that fresh, inventive angle when writing about the Mets. I still donâ€™t know how we havenâ€™t stuck our collective heads in our electric ovens is beyond me. Yet, we carry on.
I do feel bad for Ike, who wouldnâ€™t? Iâ€™m sure heâ€™s had everyone give him their two-cents about fixing hi...