On Friday night, shortly before their game with the San Diego Padres, the Mets helped protest off the MLB trade deadline by trading Colin Holderman for Daniel Vogelbach

original responses were a blend of surprise, feeling underwhelming, and also getting a sense of satisfaction

What’s coming for the Mets? I ’m not relatively sure. You do n’t know moreover

We can presume until the cows come home

We presumably will. It’s what we do as suckers

I ’m still trying to figure out exactly what it's this frontal office governance will do at all turns

also, by adding Vogelbach, the Mets showed us indeed more

They're willing to pay further than just some low- position minor blockade to add a club like his to the lineup

Holderman was getting a licit reliever for the platoon this time

11 home runs as a designated megahit are tied for thesecond-most in the NL behind Bryce Harper