I think not.
On Friday, I was down in the dumps. The Mets had lost 6 out of 7 and suffered an excruciating loss on Thursday night. I fully expected that by Monday, their tenuous 1 and 1/2 game lead would be gone by Monday morning.
But after a shaky three game weekend sweep, the Mets hold a less tenuous 2 and 1/2 game lead.
On Friday's weekly end of the week quiz, I asked my students to draw a picture of how they thought I would look on Monday morning if the Mets were no longer in first place. Here are a few of my favorites.
A bonfire of Mets gear would have occurred.
I'm paddling away?
An unsuspecting student would find me crying at the computer.
I hate the Mets bullpen!
3 days ago