In a game the Mets desperately need far more than the constantly-surging Los Angeles Dodgers, LA still managed to break hearts in Queens in front of a national audience. Jedd Gyorko played the role of villain on the streets of Gotham with this go-ahead single in the ninth inning.
Leave it to the Mets to blow it against a team which, frankly, ought to not be nearly as hungry as them for a win. The Dodgers have had the NL West locked up for months now, making it official last week, while the Mets need every victory they can scratch and claw their way to due to their standing in the Wild Card race.
Gyorko had other thoughts.