The Mets have gone 4-8, then 10-1, then 4-11, now
7-3. Each stretch rife with hyperbole on the greatness/failings of a
— Jesse Spector of the Daily News, speaking the truth. Sure, it’s much more fun to beat the Phillies and Yankees like they have in the past week, but you can’t ignore those skids either. The Mets are neither as good nor as bad as they’ve shown at various times this year.