Mets 51-34 after 85 played
Another solid win for the boys in blue/orange/black/white on Thursday. Trachsel was just solid enough — his calling card, I suppose, while the offense was just as we like it here in a 7-5 win that sealed a 3-of-4 series win over the Bucs.
Philly played it pretty normal, losing to the Padres, and thus dipping the Mets’ magic number to just…
The Mets’ lead is back to 12 1/2 games. The Braves, while not a dramatic threat to us, for now at least, have crept to just one game behind the Phils.