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1 hr ago | Atlanta Braves

Minor sets out for series win as Braves chase playoffs

After a breakout 2013, lefty starter Mike Minor has been inconsistent at best for the Braves this season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Mike Minor, Billy Hamilton, David Wright, Zack Wheeler, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball

Wed Aug 27, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Pirates OF, reigning MVP McCutchen injures ribs again

The reigning National League MVP spent 15 days on the disabled list with fractured rib cartilage this month and appeared to aggravate the injury in the third when he collided with the wall while tracking down a fly ball by Cardinals 3B Matt Carpenter.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Matt Carpenter, Baseball Players, David Wright, Starlin Castro

Amazin' Avenue

Dillon Gee's expected rates and mysterious BABIP

Is Gee a good pitcher, a bad one, or an average one? Let's dig into the stats to find out.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Dillon Gee, Lucas Duda, Major League Baseball, New York Mets

Amazin' Avenue

Mets injury update: Vic Black and Josh Edgin both battling minor ailments

As September comes into view, many teams around the major leagues are beginning to see signs of a long season taking its toll on players.

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Related Topix: Sports, Vic Black, Baseball Players, Josh Edgin, David Wright, Major League Baseball, New York Mets

Examiner.com

Lagares does it all in Mets victory

First with his glove, and then with his bat, Juan Lagares was not going to let Dillon Gee's winless streak continue.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Dillon Gee, Juan Lagares, Alex Wood, Wilmer Flores, David Wright

New York Post

Travis d'Arnaud was lost in the minors until his dad called

When Travis d'Arnaud was sent back to the minors in early June, it was time for his father to have a serious talk with his son.

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Related Topix: Sports, Travis D'Arnaud, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, David Wright, Juan Lagares

The Miami Herald

Mets minus ailing Wright and Murphy against Braves

New York Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy can't reach a ball hit for a single by Los Angeles Dodgers' Andre Ethier during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, in Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Ruben Tejada, Major League Baseball, New York Mets, Los Angeles Dodgers, Andre Ethier, David Wright

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Newsday

Mets trying to figure out if they can promote Noah Syndergaard

Ruben Tejada of the Mets reacts after his second-inning RBI base hit against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Ruben Tejada, Baseball Players

Talking Chop

Series Preview: Braves Vs. Mets

The Braves are making their final trip of 2014 to New York. Hopefully it goes better than the last visit did.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Major League Baseball, New York Mets, David Wright, Juan Lagares, Dillon Gee

Mon Aug 25, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Klapisch: Is Mets' David Wright done at 31?

Doesn't it already feel as if David Wright's prime was in a past lifetime, hazy and barely remembered? He's only 31, but lately has hit as if he's in decline, or at the stage of his career when minor injuries are a chronic drag on his offensive performance.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, David Wright

Amazin' Avenue

Mets Morning News: Mets limp out of Los Angeles with a win

Lucas Duda hit a pair of home runs, Bartolo Colon enhanced his trade value, and the Mets crushed the Dodgers 11-3 on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Yasiel Puig, David Wright, Major League Baseball, New York Mets

St. Petersburg Times

Muscle strain lands A's closer Doolittle on DL

Doolittle has 20 saves and a 2.28 ERA in 54 appearances. He has walked five and struck out 80 in 551/3 innings.

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Related Topix: Sports, Dan Otero, Baseball Players, Dee Gordon, Adrian Gonzalez, Matt Kemp

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Newsday

David Wright, Daniel Murphy exit Mets' game with injuries

Terry Collins sat near the railing of the dugout, a perch that left him splashed in the Southern California sun.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, David Wright

Rant Sports

New York Mets' Lucas Duda Continues to Impress in 2014

Looking back to the beginning of the 2014 season, the New York Mets had a glaring hole at first base.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Ike Davis

BTF's Baseball Primer

Sherman: Mets' key offseason decision will be what to do with Murphy

For better or worse, this is a front office that believes in drawing walks and hitting homers, areas Murphy does not excel.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, David Wright, Luke Gregerson

Faith and Fear in Flushing

Our Captain Is Missing

Faith and Fear in Flushing made its debut on Feb. 16, 2005, the brainchild of two longtime friends and lifelong Met fans.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, David Wright

Sat Aug 23, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Mets fall to Dodgers, 7-4

Adrian Gonzalez tied a season best with five RBI, including a go-ahead, three-run homer, and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Mets, 7-4, Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Juan Lagares, Jacob deGrom, Miguel Rojas

Amazin' Avenue

I would keep Daniel Murphy.

I know Murph is at best an about average defensive second baseman. And he needs to mature somewhat running the bases.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, David Wright, Major League Baseball, New York Mets

Double G Sports

The Wilmer Flores Experiement Will Not Work

With as many slings and arrows as Ruben Tejada has received over the last two seasons from everyone from the New York Mets' front office to us lowly columnists at Double G Sports, it is becoming more readily apparent each day that Tejada is still the most qualified shortstop on the Mets roster, and that the answer is not Wilmer Flores.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Ruben Tejada, Wilmer Flores, David Wright, Curtis Granderson

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Amazin' Avenue

Final Score: Dodgers 6, Mets 2- Florespecially bad tonight

Things started off strong, with Curtis Granderson leading off the game with a solo-shot.

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Related Topix: Sports, Dee Gordon, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Major League Baseball, New York Mets

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