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Mets' Harvey makes dream debut

Rookie right-hander's historic night was everything he, Mets could ask for

Updated: July 27, 2012, 9:29 AM ET
By Adam Rubin | ESPNNewYork.com

PHOENIX -- Matt Harvey briefly surveyed the scene as he took the mound at Chase Field on Thursday night for his major league debut.

The feeling that popped into his head? That he belonged.

"At that moment, I really did believe that I was meant to pitch in the big leagues," Harvey said.

Harvey, the New York Mets' first-round pick in 2010, proceeded to toss 5 1/3 scoreless innings against the Arizona Diamondbacks. He also dislodged Tom Seaver (as well as Bill Denehy) from the record ...

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