Originally posted on Mets360.com  |  Last updated 6/20/13
You may or may not have heard: Zack Wheeler was pretty good in his debut. That was on top of Matt Harvey being otherworldly earlier that same day. On what was clearly the best day of this benighted 2013 season, Mets fan and Mets player alike got a personal jolt from these two electrifying performances. Evidence of the clubhouse digging it was the sight of half the team surrounding Wheeler and thoroughly drenching him in beer as he spoke with his parents post-game. Aside from being a horrid waste of perfectly good alcohol, the move made Justin Turner’s tiresome pie ritual look like kid stuff. Even before Wheeler’s uniform had dried out, it was announced that a small flurry of roster moves had been made. 1 – Wheeler was sent back to Las Vegas temporarily to get the squad back to 25 men. Have no fear: this is basically a paper move which will be rectified by the time his turn comes up again. 2 – Andrew Brown was recalled and Collin Cowgill was designated for assignment – “D...
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