The Nats continue learning the hard way that these Mets can beat you the hard way easily enough.
Says Rookie of the Year candidate Pete Alonso of his white-hot-since-the-break Mets. But . . .
Steven Matz didn't have to be anything but an old-fashioned Mixmaster to shut out the Pirates.
Pete Alonso scattering seagulls in the top of the sixteenth wasn't enough for the Mets vs. the Giants, alas.
From the apologetic non-apologies/non-apologetic apologies to a 13-7 loss, Monday wasn't the Mets' best play here. Or there.
As postgame explosions go, Mickey Callaway's isn't exactly in Lee Elia's or Tommy Lasorda's leagues.
THEY didn't send Seth Lugo out for a second inning with less than his best to lose a Met lead and game Sunday.