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  1. Why baseball people think Mets finally have a shot at the playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | New York Post

    ... stays healthy, he's still a productive major league player. Maybe [hitting coach] Kevin Long can help Curtis Granderson like he did with the Yankees. I like that hire. You've got to have your health, but they have reason for optimism." "Their ...

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  2. Jimmy Rollins traded to DodgersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Rising Apple

    Aug 29, 2014; New York, NY, USA; Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins forces out New York Mets center fielder Juan Lagares on a ball hit by New York Mets right fielder Curtis Granderson during the first inning of a game at Citi Field. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports Jimmy Rollins , who recently said he would refuse to waive his no-trade rights if the Mets worked out a deal for him, has been traded to the Dodgers .

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  3. Mets rumors: Mets have preliminary talks with lefty reliever Phil CokeRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Amazin' Avenue

    ... ees in 2008 but was dealt to Detroit before the 2010 season in a three-team deal that included current Met Curtis Granderson . Coke earned $1.9 million in 2014 and is a free agent for the first time in his career.

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  4. NYY, AZ, and DET make another 3-way trade involving 4 playersRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Minor League Ball

    The Tigers find their fifth starter, the Yankees fill Jeter's mammoth shoes, and Arizona loads up on all the prospects involved in the deal. Nearly five years ago exactly, the Arizona Diamondbacks, New York Yankees, and Detroit Tigers pulled off a massive six-player deal that involved future Cy Young winner Max Scherzer, RF Curtis Granderson, and CF Austin Jackson.

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  5. Happy anniversary, Curtis GrandersonRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Pinstripe Alley

    On this day in Yankees history five years ago, another Yankees-Tigers-Diamondbacks three-team trade occurred, and the defending champions' lineup only grew stronger with the addition of home run threat Curtis Granderson. The slugging center fielder crushed 115 homers with a 120 OPS+ in four seasons, including 41 in 2011 and 43 in 2012.

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  6. MLB Winter Meetings preview: Curtis Granderson trade the gift that keeps on giving for TigersRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Bless You Boys

    It all started with two draft picks. The Tigers selected Curtis Granderson , an athletic outfielder from Chicago, with their third round pick in the 2002 draft.

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  7. Projecting the New York Mets' Opening Day LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | Rant Sports

    ... and this could be the year that cements himself in the Mets' lineup as their No. 1 hitter. Although Curtis Granderson played his best baseball from the two-hole, so did Daniel Murphy. On top of that, Murphy is a much better contact hitter than ...

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  8. Bomber Bites With Jumping Joe-Mark Trumbo Next Arizona Import?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | Yanks Go Yard

    ... years. Before the 2010 season, the Yankees worked out a three way deal including the Tigers that saw Curtis Granderson arrive in the Bronx. Earlier this season the two teams swapped Vidal Nuno for Brandon McCarthy . Then yesterday the Tigers, ...

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  9. Yankees fill two big holes with Gregorius, MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Examiner.com

    After laying relatively dormant for the first few weeks of baseball's offseason, the Yankees made their presence in the market felt with a pair of big moves on Friday. First, it was a three-team deal with the Arizona Diamondbacks and Detroit Tigers - the same combination that brought Curtis Granderson to New York a few years back - that would bring Derek Jeter's replacement to the Bronx.

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  10. Tigers trade Ray, Leyba, acquire Shane GreeneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | ClickOnDetroit

    ... season. Detroit made a three-team trade with the Yankees and Diamondbacks in December of 2009, sending Curtis Granderson to New York and Edwin Jackson to Arizona in exchange for Austin Jackson, Max Scherzer, Daniel Schlereth and Phil Coke. The ...

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  11. Yanks, D-backs, Tigers have rich history as trade partnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Detroit Tigers

    The Yankees went back to a familiar source on Friday to find Derek Jeter 's replacement, acquiring shortstop Didi Gregorius from the D-backs as part of a These are the same three teams that -- nearly five years ago to the day -- pulled off a blockbuster that sent Curtis Granderson to New York, Max Scherzer , Austin Jackson , Daniel Schlereth and Phil Coke to Detroit and Ian Kennedy and Edwin Jackson to Arizona. The trade ties don't end there, as the Yankees and D-backs swapped likely future Hall of Famer Randy Johnson back and forth twice within a two-year span.

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  12. Didi Gregorious traded to YankeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Newsday

    ... ee teams also were involved in a trade prior to the 2010 season. In that transaction, the Yankees obtained Curtis Granderson, the Diamondbacks got Edwin Jackson and Ian Kennedy and the Tigers got Max Scherzer, Austin Jackson and Daniel Schlereth.

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  13. Initial thoughts on the Yankees-Tigers-Diamondbacks tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | MSNBC

    It's cool that the Tigers, Yankees and Diamondbacks can get together for three-way trades every few years. The last one - with Curtis Granderson , Max Scherzer and all of those guys - set the gold standard, but this one is good too.

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  14. Mets' Lucas Duda fine with platoon at first base if need beRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | NJ.com

    ... the mix. Duda could also benefit from working with new hitting coach Kevin Long, who had success helping Curtis Granderson with similar troubles during their time with the Yankees. Long says he has some ideas on how to minimize those struggles. "The ...

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  15. New York Mets Make Right Choice Non-Tendering Eric Young Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Rant Sports

    ... to get on base. Looking ahead to 2015, the Mets' everyday outfield is all but spoken for with Lagares, Curtis Granderson and the newly acquired Michael Cuddyer . The only role that would be available for Young Jr. would be a bench role. However, ...

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  16. Amazin' Ten of 2014: #6 - May 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Rising Apple

    May 12, 2014; Bronx, NY, USA; New York Mets right fielder Curtis Granderson is congratulated by third baseman David Wright after hitting a two run home run against the New York Yankees during the sixth inning at Yankee Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports In 2013, the Mets swept the season series from their American League neighbors for the first time ever.

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  17. Don't believe the odds: Mets still have miles to travel before surpassing Yankees in credibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | New York Daily News

    ... that continues to operate on a limited payroll, absurd for a New York team. One that needs David Wright, Curtis Granderson and Michael Cuddyer to be healthy and productive next year. And one that remains, on paper, the third-best team in their own ...

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  18. Sandy Alderson says Mets would give up another draft pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Rising Apple

    ... starting pitchers away between now and February. With the Mets currently set with a starting outfield of Curtis Granderson , Juan Lagares , and Michael Cuddyer , both Nelson Cruz and Melky Cabrera are not fits. Even if the Mets had an opening, Cruz ...

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  19. Granderson will not change approach, may visit Long in AZRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Metsblog.com

    Curtis Granderson will not change his approach to hitting now that the outfield fence is a bit closer in Citi Field, he told reporter Anthony McCarron . Granderson already has started preparing for next season and hopes to soon visit new hitting coach Kevin Long in Arizona, he told McCarron.

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  20. 5 Things the New York Mets Should Be Thankful ForRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Rant Sports

    ... done so since Citi Field opened in 2009. The new, closer wall should benefit the likes of Lucas Duda, Curtis Granderson and captain David Wright. With the potential to be a better offensive team, Mets fans should be excited for 2015. Everyone knows ...

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