NEW YORK (Sportsman’s Daily Wire Service) New York Mets second baseman, Daniel Murphy made critical errors on consecutive nights adding to his team’s batch of costly mistakes ultimately resulting in his team losing the World Series. The Kansas City Royals defeated the Mets four games to one capturing just its second championship in team history.
Murphy, who dominated the first two rounds of the post-season with seven homers, all but disappeared offensively in the Fall Classic. But his glove, or lack thereof, took center stage. The sudden proclivity for booting things followed him into a local IHOP this morning. The infielder ordered scrambled eggs, bacon, a short stack, and coffee, but when the food arrived, he was unable to keep any of it on the table. Small children ran for cover as strips of crisp bacon were flying everywhere. (more…)