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Mets 8, Dodgers 0: Nope

The curveball looked good, anyway. On a glorious summer day at Dodger Stadium — the kind that makes the white of the uniforms seem whiter and the blues and reds pop more than ever — Mike Bolsinger had his moments (perfect innings in the second and fifth) and more than his share of bad luck…

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Dodgers 4, Mets 3: Greinke Good, Bullpen Bad

At this point, it’s almost predictable. Against the Mets’ sputtering offense, of course Zack Greinke pitched 7 shutout innings, leading the Dodgers to a 4-3 victory. Greinke started out a bit rough, spending 23 of his 100 pitches in the first inning. He also only struck out four batters, which is more of a long-term concern…

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Mets 2, Dodgers 1: A Kershaw Start Ruined Again

The Mets beat the Dodgers 2-1 after scoring the winning run in the top of the ninth inning off Kenley Jansen. That’s not as noteworthy as how they did it, with an 0-2 bloop double by Lucas Duda, an 0-2 infield single/pitcher error by Wilmer Flores, and an 0-2 sac fly by Kevin Plawecki. It…

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Mets @ Dodgers July 3, 2015: So Long, Brandon League

Today’s biggest news is actually yesterday’s news, but with the holiday weekend we haven’t had a chance to write about it. Last night Brandon League, rehabbing from shoulder surgery, was designated for assignment. The move is a bit surprising for a few reasons. The first reason: League’s salary. The front office hasn’t shied away from…