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5 hrs ago | The Jackson Sun

Mets trying to find a tricky balance in 2014

The New York Mets are celebrating the 50th anniversary of now-defunct Shea Stadium by rolling back ticket prices for their games this weekend.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, New York Mets, Zack Wheeler, Baseball Players, Matt Harvey, Jonathon Niese, Dillon Gee

14 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Possible Solutions for New York Mets' Early Year Problems

They can't hit, their starting pitching is inconsistent and their bullpen looks one day like the 1990 Cincinnati Reds bullpen and the next day like a minor league staff.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jenrry Mejia, Major League Baseball, New York Mets, Cincinnati Reds, Juan Lagares, Arizona Diamondbacks

Thu Apr 17, 2014

TwinCities

Minnesota Twins: Joe Mauer is All-Star Game ambassador

Minnesota's Joe Mauer takes issue with home plate umpire Adam Hamari after getting rung up on a two-seam fastball from Oakland starter Dan Straily in the first inning on April 10, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Joe Mauer, Baseball Players, Minnesota Twins, Major League Baseball, Dan Straily

NJ.com

Josh Satin is one of Mets most confounding hitters

In Josh Satin, the Mets are presented with a confounding player and a meddlesome question: What to do with a player who needs more at-bats to succeed but cannot receive them.

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Related Topix: Sports, Josh Satin, Baseball Players

NorthJersey.com

Mets' Granderson not worried about slow start

The Mets signed Curtis Granderson to a four-year, $60 million contract in the offseason, but he has struggled so far this season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Curtis Granderson

Rant Sports

New York Mets Need Chris Young To Come Back Strong From DL

After only playing half an inning this season, New York Mets outfielder Chris Young is ready to be activated from the DL on Friday so his season can truly begin.

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Related Topix: Sports, Kirk Nieuwenhuis, Baseball Players, Juan Lagares

Double G Sports

Believe It: Mets Arrive Home With Winning Record

A sweep of the Arizona Diamondbacks brings the Mets back to Citi Field with an 8-7 record that most in baseball probably hardly notice.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jenrry Mejia, Arizona Diamondbacks, Major League Baseball, Juan Lagares, Kirk Nieuwenhuis, Chris Young

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Miami Herald

Recap: Arizona vs. NY Mets

Phoenix, AZ - Dillon Gee tossed seven scoreless innings to earn his first win of the season and Anthony Recker homered, as the New York Mets downed Arizona, 5-2, to sweep the three-game set.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Dillon Gee, Anthony Recker, Daniel Murphy, Kirk Nieuwenhuis, Paul Goldschmidt

Metsblog.com

What do the Mets mean by 'hunting strikes'?

The goal isn't to draw walks, Mets hitting coach Dave Hudgens once told me about the team's hitting philosophy.

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

Amazin' Avenue

Recap: Mets score nine, shut out the Diamondbacks

The Mets shut out the Diamondbacks 9-0 on their way to a .500 record. Jenrry Mejia pitched 5 effective innings before leaving with a blister.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jenrry Mejia, Lucas Duda, Paul Goldschmidt, Kirk Nieuwenhuis, Daniel Murphy

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Rising Apple

Curtis Granderson To The Two-Spot? Maybe Not

Last winter, Curtis Granderson signed a 4-year, $60 million dollar contract with the Mets.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Curtis Granderson

Newsday

Lucas Duda has four hits as Mets top Diamondbacks

In Suffolk left lane blocked on Northern State Pkwy WB approaching Deer Park Ave/Rt-231/X42.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Josh Collmenter, Juan Lagares, Daniel Murphy

Times Herald-Record

Angels hammer Colon

Mike Trout, Pujols and Raul Ibanez hit consecutive home runs off Colon in the first inning and the Angels routed the Mets 14-2.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Daniel Murphy

New York Post

Terry Collins to juggle Mets outfielders when Chris Young returns

Chris Young is set to make his return on Friday, at which point Terry Collins said he'll juggle the playing time of Young, Eric Young Jr. and Juan Lagares.

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Related Topix: Sports, Chris Young, Baseball Players, Juan Lagares

Mon Apr 14, 2014

ArizonaSports.com

D-backs fall to Mets, continue skid: By The Numbers

School: University of Akron, University of Arizona When you started with Bonneville Phoenix: Sept., 2013 Favorite sports memory: Tie between flying from Akron, Ohio to Phoenix to be at the 2008 NFC Championship and being at Game 7 of the 2001 World Series Favorite all-time athlete: Jim Thome Favorite sports movies: Tin Cup, Major League, The ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Miguel Montero, Josh Collmenter, Arizona Diamondbacks, Major League Baseball

Metsblog.com

Sound Smart: Four things to know before tonight's Mets-D-Backs game

However, since 2009, the Mets are 5-11 at Chase Field. 3) Juan Lagares has a hit in eight straight games, during which he's batting .313.

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Related Topix: Sports, Ike Davis, Baseball Players, Juan Lagares, Daniel Murphy

Amazin' Avenue

Mets Player Performance Meter: Position players, Week 2

The Mets ' anemic offense continued to be anemic in the second week of the season.

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

CBS Local

David Wright After Getting Tossed: 'We Have Each Other's Backs'

Third baseman David Wright and second baseman Daniel Murphy were ejected in the top of the seventh by home-plate umpire Toby Basner.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Daniel Murphy, Travis D'Arnaud

The Miami Herald

New York Mets

Jeffrey Soffer, left, and his sister Jackie Soffer, right. Jeffrey is chairman and CEO and Jackie, principal, of the family owned Turnberry Associates, which owns the Fontainebleau Miami Beach, Aventura Mall, and Turnberry Isle Miami.

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Related Topix: Sports, Josh Collmenter, Baseball Players, Mike Trout, Hank Conger, Dee Gordon

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Preview: Mets at Diamondbacks

The Arizona Diamondbacks knew theya d face an uphill battle when they lost ace Patrick Corbin to season-ending elbow surgery coming out of spring training , but they likely didna t expect to face whata s confronted them thus far this season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Josh Collmenter, Baseball Players, Paul Goldschmidt, Major League Baseball, New York Mets, Mark Trumbo, Zack Wheeler

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