Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 8/3/12
Unlike when Luca met his demise, the Mets usually see it coming “Luca Brasi sleeps with the fishes”. The Famous line from the movie The Godfather seems somewhat fitting for how the Mets looked in July. They looked like they were dead in the water. Now as the calendar has turned to August it seems as though they have come up for air and are beginning to steady the ship. The starting pitching has picked things up over the past week keeping the Mets in games, even though their offense and bullpen continue to still be inconsistent. Frank Francisco made great strides this week pitching in back to back games as he looks to wrap up a rehab stint in the next few days and rejoin the club. Who would have thought we would have missed Frank Francisco so much? Anyway, things seem to be looking up over the past few games. Francisco’s return will slide everyone back to roles they are better suited for David’s much needed day off seems to have put some life back in his bat that was beginning to l...
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