It was only in 2010, his first season with the Mets, that R.A. Dickey established himself as a solid, dependable, effective big league starting pitcher. First, he had to straighten out his life, and crooked-out his pitches.
New York Mets pitcher R.A. Dickey rides the metro from Pentagon City to Navy Yard for a Mets game against Washington. Dickey values both the opportunity to explore a city the way the locals get around, and the element of adventure it brings. He has gotten lost more than once. Jonathan Newton/The Washington Post Buy Photo