The New York Mets were only in contention for much of this season owing to the weakness of their…
Q&A With Jose Diaz
The starting pitching for the B-Mets continues to impress. One of the most pleasant surprises has been Jose Diaz. Diaz, along with Kyle Strayhorn and Victor Diaz, came over from the Dodgers in the Jeremy Burnitz trade. Diaz has thrown 4 wild pitches and leads the team in walks but he is effectively wild. He throws in the mid 90's so his wildness keeps hitters from digging in too deep. His walks have been his biggest problem but he's 3-3 and his ERA is a respectable 3.70. Diaz's control has improved of late, though his problems are not yet completely solved. Before the game I sat down with Jose Diaz. NYF: What was it like when you found out you were traded? Diaz: I was sort of surprised because at that time it was the last day that anyone can be traded. We had a rainout that day. I went back to my apartment and I got a call on my cell phone. They [a teammate] told me I had been traded. I said, "I don't believe that." They told me it was true so I put on the sports channel in...
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