Not Even Close
The Baseball Crank has taken a look at how the contenders in the NL East have faired against each other in head-to-head match-ups in tight games. Not surprising, the Marlins have done quite well, the Braves good, and the Phillies poor. But no one has performed as poorly as the Mets. If the Mets were at least .500 in 1-run and 2-run games, they would be right in the thick of the race, if not leading.