What a shame.
The headlines could have been "TRAVIS WOOD SUPPLIES THE PITCHING, HITTING" or something more clever.
When he hit that 2-run homer man, that guy is an athlete.
He calls off infielders on pop ups, they have him pinch running, he's the God Of Quality Starts, and he can hit homers.
But he also walked the pitcher (out on fielder's choice but still), gave up a run scoring single to David Wright, and then the 2-run homer to first-time homerer Juan Lagares.
Cub bats can't respond.
Cubs 3 Mets 4.
Woulda been pretty sweet if the Cubs could have won their third series in a row but...
Anyway, the painting is my 25th Dog Day of Summer of 2013 painting - a dog foe each loss of this year.
Here's what it looks like all together: