I’m still thinking that R.A. Dickey should be making plans to be in Kansas City during the All-Star break.
The mountain-climbing knuckleballer improved to 6-1 in the Mets 3-2 win over the Pirates.
We’re getting used to late-inning, two-out comebacks, and Lucas Duda was tonight’s hero.
But we’re not used to the bullpen looking so sharp! Frank Francisco pitched a 1-2-3 ninth, which has not been his usual MO. But we’ll take it!
The big win in Pittsburgh calls for all of Pennsylvania to see the Alternative Victory Flag, here making an appearance at the Pennsylvania State House, known as Independence Hall to those who did not join me on the tour, where I learned such things.