Mets' Defense Has Issues

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Mets' Defense Has Issues
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It seems appropriate to write about the Mets' defense today, given the botches that led to their 9-4 loss to the Braves on Sunday. The common thought in the sabermetric community is that defensive metrics bounce around quite a bit in the early part of the season, but it seems entirely appropriate that the Mets' Defensive Runs Saved total (findable, minus shift data, at Fangraphs.com) dropped from -4 to -10 overnight.

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