Mets closer Francisco Rodriguez is in NYC police custody this morning, awaiting his arraignment in a Queens courtroom on assault charges stemming from an "attack" on his common law father in law after last nights Mets loss. Allegedly K-Rod punched his F-I-L in the face in the family lounge at Citi Field. According to several reports there were various other players' family members in the room who witnessed the event.
In a Thursday morning pre-game interview, Mets "manager" Jerry Manuel said he knew nothing regarding the details of the incident and did not know if his relief ace would be available for Thursdays matinee finale with the Colorado Rockies.
Ah Who Cares..Just another chapter in the Mets 2010 season of ineptitude instead of the expected "METITUDE"
In game news, the Mets lost to the Rox Wednesday night on a Grand Slam from former Met Melvin Mora off the inexplicably used Manny Acosta in the 8th to ruin yet another solid performance from Jon Niese who gave the Mets seven innings of 1 run ball.
Johan Santana will face Colorado's Jason Hammel in the series and season finale Thursday afternoon at Cit Field.
As has become a chant at Citi Field "Fire Jerry !!!
& FIRE OMAR MINAYA !!
How it's possible I can't fathom but "WE STILL BELIEVE" so
LET'S GO METS !!
Quite simply "You Can't Make this Stuff Up"