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1 hr ago | Faith and Fear in Flushing

How Dilson Herrera Is Like 18th Century Connecticut

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, Ike Davis, Baseball Players, Jenrry Mejia, Ruben Tejada, Daniel Murphy, Fernando Martinez

5 hrs ago | New York Post

Another September slog for run-down Mets

But this is what you had to expect after the team failed to build on the momentum it carried into the All-Star break and ended July in the familiar position of needing an August miracle to thrust itself into contention.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Ike Davis, Baseball Players, Jason Bay, Daniel Murphy

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Newsday

Anthony Recker's three-run homer leads Mets past Phillies

The Mets' Anthony Recker and Dilson Herrara are greeted in the dugout with waving towels after Recker hit a three-run home run off Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher A.J. Burnett that scored Herrara and Wilmer Flores in the sixth inning of a game on Sunday, Aug. 31 2014, in New York.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Jenrry Mejia, Domonic Brown, Freddy Galvis, Anthony Recker

Sat Aug 30, 2014

New York Daily News

Madden: Derek Jeter, David Wright not delivering from prime batting order spots

August has been the unkindest month for Jeter and Wright, both of whom are finding just hitting the ball hard, for extra bases, to be a yeoman's task.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, David Wright, Derek Jeter, Juan Lagares, Travis D'Arnaud

NorthJersey.com

Mets prospect Herrera debuts in victory over Phillies

Dilson Herrera's bags were already packed on the bus for the voyage to Richmond when Class AA Binghamton manager Pedro Lopez summoned him Thursday night to deliver big news: The 20-year-old infielder was headed to the Big Apple.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Pedro Lopez, Daniel Murphy, Jacob deGrom, Vic Black

Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

Grady Sizemore and Phillies give Mets a gift, stay stuck in last place with 4-1 loss

With a chance to climb out of last place, Grady Sizemore and the Phillies did all they could to stay there.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Domonic Brown, Baseball Players, Jenrry Mejia, Jacob deGrom, New York Mets

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Sizemore, last-place Phillies hand Mets 4-1 win

With a chance to climb out of last place, Grady Sizemore and the Phillies did all they could to stay there.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Domonic Brown, Baseball Players, Jenrry Mejia, Jacob deGrom, New York Mets

Rising Apple

Game Recap: Phillies Gaffe Leads To Mets 4-1 Victory In Series Opener

Friday night, the Mets and Philadelphia Phillies opened a three game weekend series.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jenrry Mejia, Domonic Brown, Justin De Fratus, Jacob deGrom, Philadelphia Phillies, Major League Baseball

New York Post

Curtis Granderson is only starting because of Mets cheapness

There is a track record that is much better than Curtis Granderson has shown in his first year in Queens throughout which he has become another example of a Mets' free-agent signee gone wrong.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Curtis Granderson, Jason Bay, Mike Minor, Matt den Dekker, Kirk Nieuwenhuis

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

Minor gets 2 hits, pitches neatly into 8th inning as Braves beat Mets 6-1

Mike Minor took a two-hit shutout into the eighth inning after hitting a double and single himself, leading the Atlanta Braves over the New York Mets 6-1 Thursday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jonny Venters, Freddie Freeman, Mike Minor, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Andrelton Simmons

Talking Chop

Minor Makes Major Moves Against Mets As Braves Win, 6-1

Mike Minor was all over the place tonight. He was stellar on the mound and good at the plate as the Braves took the series against the Mets Although 4 starts could be considered a small sample size, it sure does look like the Mike Minor that Braves fans know and love is back.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Mike Minor, Freddie Freeman, Anthony Varvaro, Andrelton Simmons, Jason Heyward

Amazin' Avenue

Final Score: Braves 6, Mets 1 - Minor defeats minor league-caliber lineup

Jon Niese pitched a nice game but it went for naught. The Mets' lineup struggled against Braves starting pitcher Mike Minor, who also went 2-for-3 with a run scored and an RBI.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Mike Minor, Travis D'Arnaud, Major League Baseball, New York Mets

BleacherReport

The 2014 MLB All-Breakout Team with 1 Month to Go

The baseball season is full of surprises. From Jose Abreu becoming one of the best players in MLB in his first big league season to utility man Josh Harrison transforming into an All-Star, you never know just what to expect.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jose Abreu, Josh Harrison, Stephen Vogt, American League, American League Central

FakeTeams

Is Lucas Duda For Real?

Is Lucas Duda's breakout a sign of things to come? What can we expect from the Mets first baseman in 2015? The Mets made the right choice shipping off Ike Davis in favor of Lucas Duda.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Ike Davis, Oswaldo Arcia, Jose Abreu

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Wheeler sharp, but Mets fall to Braves 3-2

New York Mets' Eric Campbell is tagged out at home plate by Atlanta Braves catcher Gerald Laird, right, in the ninth inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in New York.

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Related Topix: Sports, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Ruben Tejada, Major League Baseball, New York Mets, Eric Campbell

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Times

Heyward, Simmons come up big in Braves' 3-2 win over Mets

Jason Heyward hit a leadoff home run off Zack Wheeler, Julio Teheran won his third straight start and the Atlanta Braves beat the New York Mets 3-2 Wednesday night to stop a three-game losing streak.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Ruben Tejada, Jonny Venters, Jason Heyward, Freddie Freeman, Mike Minor

Talking Chop

Simmons Sinks Mets With Miraculous Defensive Manuever, Braves Win 3-2

Andrelton Simmons once fed 80000 people with a stick of Doublemint Gum and a single bag of rice cakes.

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Related Topix: Sports, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Ruben Tejada, Andrelton Simmons, Jason Heyward

The Miami Herald

Heyward leadoff homer helps Braves beat Mets 3-2

Commissioner Jose "Pepe" Diaz dances with Ileana Quevedo, employee of IKEA during the opening ceremony of IKEA in Sweetwater on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Ruben Tejada, Jonny Venters, Freddie Freeman, Mike Minor, Craig Kimbrel

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, Daniel Murphy, Major League Baseball, New York Mets

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, David Wright, Daniel Murphy, Juan Lagares

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