Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 6/19/13
On a day billed as Super Tuesday, the Real Deal and the Wheel Deal became running mates that Mets fans hope to support for years to come.  Just hours after Matt Harvey held the Braves hitless into the seventh inning, Zack Wheeler kept Atlanta off the scoreboard through six frames, picking up the victory in his much-anticipated major league debut, as the Mets defeated the Braves, 6-1, to take both ends of a day-night doubleheader at Turner Field. With his parents in attendance, Wheeler went after the Braves with an assortment of blazing fastballs and tantalizing sliders.  Atlanta’s hitters had trouble putting the ball in play, as Wheeler struck out five batters and walked four through the first three innings.  But any jitters Wheeler might have had in his first three innings dissipated over his next three, as the neophyte settled down from innings four through six, walking only one batter, while striking out two and inducing a rally-killing double play from Jason Heyward in the fifth...
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