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A week removed from the first no-hitter in Mets history, Johan Santana's start last night looked a little more like a home run derby. By the time the game was over, the Mets had lost 9-1.
Looking for someone to blame for last night's loss? Terry Collins says he's your man.
Ken Rosenthal writes about Terry Collins' new approach to managing.
Rob Neyer compares R.A. Dickey's string of outstanding starts to other four-start stretches of dominance by knuckleballers.
Ted Berg asks a very important question: Which of Mike Piazza's facial hair patterns was the best?
Josh Satin cleared waivers after the Mets designated him for assignment earlier this week. Jeffrey Paternostro threw a party.
Chris Young was activated from paternity leave before last night's game, and Pedro Beato was optioned to Buffaloto clear a spot on the roster for him.
ESPN New York breaks down some of the things that went right for Johan in his no-hitter.
Around the NL East
Albert Pujols got a start at third base for the Angels last night. For those of you who play fantasy baseball, Pujols with third-base eligibility would be great, but there's no telling if he'll get enough games for that.