Sure, it was an abbreviated two-game streak, but every time the Mets run New York, it’s a time to celebrate — at least for one borough.
Take the 7 train far enough and you will reach Citi Field. The Yankees are no longer in the Bronx.
New York is a baseball city once again, with both the Mets and Yanks competing at the top of their respective leagues. Pete Alonso and company are expected to make the National League postseason barring an epic collapse but would prefer to fight the Braves in the NL East. Jacob deGrom’s return should help.
The Yankees, on the other hand, weren’t nearly as dominant in the second half. A doubleheader sweep by the Astros and now two losses to their crosstown rivals have grounded the Bronx Bombers to say the least.
Mets Sweep the Yankees: The Best Memes and Tweets
Two games is a small sample size, but you can bet MLB Twitter has enough content for weeks.
The Mets were barely dominant in their two-game streak against the Yankees, but finally the little brother has a chance to brag to his 27-time World Series Champion neighbors.
Mets fans didn’t want to pass up THIS opportunity.
Where that came from, there were many, many more.
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