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Andres Torres. R.A. Dickey lift Mets over Marlins in series finale

Andres Torres, right, is greeted by Josh Thole

Andres Torres, right, is greeted by Josh Thole after hitting a solo home run during the sixth inning of a game against the Miami Marlins. (August 9, 2012) Photo Credit: AP

Imagine how this Mets season might have gone a little differently if Andres Torres had played more like this . . .

Torres went 3-for-3 with a home run, triple, double, walk and three RBIs as the Mets beat the Marlins Thursday at Citi Field, 6-1.

The Mets snapped a nine-game home losing streak and a three-game overall skid. R.A. Dickey became the majors' second 15-game winner by throwing...

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