Originally posted on Mets360.com  |  Last updated 5/31/12
If you find yourself clamoring for Frank Francisco and Jon Rauch these days, that may be a tell-tale sign that your faith in the Mets’ bullpen is waning. After competing for most of the series vs. Philadelphia, it was once again the bullpen that let down the Mets this week as they let two close, winnable games get away from them. While whipping boy Manny Acosta has been mercifully designated for assignment, the Mets still have major holes in their bullpen, leaving many Mets fans wondering if any reinforcements are on the way. For the Mets, they have to look no further than Buffalo to bring up a pitcher to help resuscitate a struggling bunch. All they have to do is make the call and Elvin Ramirez can be here in a New York minute. For those unaware of who Ramirez is (and you should know who he is if you read David Groveman’s fine columns), he is a hard-throwing righty who is flat out dominating Buffalo right now (after previously dominating Binghamton). In 11 appearances for the B...
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