Max Scherzer gave up four home runs in Game 1.

Jacob deGrom can save Mets on Saturday, Game 1 takeaways

Blink, and it could be over. For all the talk that Major League Baseball’s best-of-three wild-card weekend would somehow be fairer than the one-game playoff that preceded it, Friday’s Game 1s and Saturday’s impending, potentially decisive Game 2s tell a different story. With the Game 1 winner statistically favored to prevail at least 75% of…