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Mets 3, Nationals 1: Good, Bad & Ugly

Published by on June 6, 2009
Article Source: Bleacher Report - MLB

"[Hanrahan] continued to have so much more confidence in that slider than that 95 mph fastball. Perhaps he doesn't have as much confidence as we have in it." -—Manny Acta, June 5, 2009.  

THE RESULT David Wright hit a two-run double off Washington Nationals "closer" Joel Hanrahan in the top of the 10th inning, leading the New York Mets to a 3-1 extra-innings victory before 20,353 fans, many of which were rooting for the road team.

The Nats have dropped nine of 10 and are 0-7 in extra innings this season. Washington is 14-39 for the season.

Hanrahan pitched a perfect ninth inning but lost it in the tenth. Luis Castillo led off with a single on a slider that just about was scraping the dirt...

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