The Mets have lost seven of eight on this recent West Coast road trip, and if it weren’t for a bad call at home plate last Sunday against the Giants, the Mets could be in the middle of an eight-game losing streak.

The Mets were a game behind the Braves, and 1.5 GB ahead in the wild card. Now, the Mets find themselves six games behind Atlanta in the east, and three in back of the wild card.

The Mets natives are restless, and once again it is Jerry Manuel’s head that is on the chopping block. If Manuel is fired at the end of the season, here is a list of candidates who could replace him.

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