Manuel On Mets Inability to Come Back

During last night’s postgame press conference, David Lennon posed a direct question to Jerry Manuel regarding the Mets’ inability to come back in games after falling behind.

Please listen, and if you can glean anything that resembles something other than blithering idiocy, please post it in the comments. It sounds like Manuel wants the Mets to hit more line drives when they fall behind … which I guess makes sense, since you want to hit line drives all the time, regardless of the situation.

Though I’m not sure what he means by “… what it is, that we do, that other teams do, well, in those situations … ”

Crank up the volume and listen to this file

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