Mets 45-27 after 72 played
Pedro was more human than not (walking five over six), but he was resilient enough to earn win No. 7 on Thursday. And Jose Reyes and David Wright — "the left side of the infield for the next decade," so long as free agency or cost-cutting doesn’t come along — resumed their superhuman play, and all right around lunchtime.
It all added up to a wholly satisfying 6-2 victory over the Reds on Thursday afternoon. With the Phillies licking their wounds after dropping two of three to the Skanks, the Mets’ magic number trips down to …