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Giants 8, Mets 4: Takahashi, More Like Crapahashi

This picture pretty much sums up my feelings about tonight's game: Hisanori Takahashi groggy and a little bit scared as Dan Warthen's blurry ass approaches, Grim-Reaper-like, to put him -- and us -- out of his misery.

Poem by Howard Megdal

After 24 innings with no runs, just outs
Davis end madness with first of two clouts
Still, despite runs, outlook isn't rosey
For any team forced to face great Buster P

SB Nation Coverage

* Traditional Recap
* Boxscore
* Amazin' Avenue Gamethread
* McCovey Chronicles Gamethread

Win Probability Added

Big winners: Carlos Beltran, +3.4% WPA, Jason Bay, +1.1% WPA
Big losers: Hisanori Takahashi, -34.7% WPA, Rod Barajas, -6.5% WPA
Teh aw3s0mest play: Bay walk in second, +3.8% WPA
Teh sux0rest play: Torres three-run home run in second, -15.6% WPA
Total pitcher WPA: -34.8% WPA
Total batter WPA: -15.2% WPA
GWRBI!: Andres Torres

Game Thread Roll Call

Nice job by gina; her effort in the game thread embiggens us all.

Num Name # of Posts
1 Gina 92
2 Syler 82
3 MookieTheCat 73
4 aparkermarshall 61
5 JETSKID123 61
6 astromets 56
7 fxcarden 56
8 Michkin 47
9 Mike Clemente 40
10 Brian. 40