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  1. Yankees scheduled to meet with Dave MagadanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Metsblog.com

    ... n't," Brian Cashman said this past weekend when announcing Long's dismissal. 5 It was reported in May that Curtis Granderson , who played four years under Long, and several teammates were using his 'Home Run Drill' during pre-game warm ups. 6

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  2. Mets have started to move in fences at Citi FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Newsday

    ... at shortening right-centerfield. The Mets believe that the changes will bolster the home run totals of Curtis Granderson, David Wright and Travis d'Arnaud. They also believe that their young pitching staff should be able to adjust to the cozier ...

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  3. MLB Rumors: Latest Rumblings Surrounding Team Coaching StaffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... so he certainly shouldn't be overlooked. The former New York Yankees hitting coach was a big reason why Curtis Granderson turned into a power hitter when he came to the Yankees. He has a knack for fixing glaring mechanical flaws and making an impact ...

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  4. Yankees, Mets reach out to Dave Magadan about hitting coach jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... talked to. They have also talked to Long, who has a long-term relationship with struggling Mets outfielder Curtis Granderson. The Mets are looking for a hitting coach who will preach Sandy Alderson's 'patient aggression,' approach at the plate, ...

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  5. 2014 Mets Season Review: Curtis GrandersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Amazin' Avenue

    Curtis Granderson came into the 2014 season as Sandy Alderson's big addition, seemingly to bring relief to a Mets outfield in dire need of help. Over the past few seasons, on the other side of town, Granderson put up big power numbers, despite his batting average and defense declining.

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  6. MLB rumors: Mets interested in Yankees hitting coach Kevin Long? So are Blue Jays and BravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | NJ.com

    ... Long told the Daily News but would not go into further detail. Long has worked with Mets outfielder Curtis Granderson before, when they were together with the Yankees. Long helped Granderson refurbish his swing to become a 40-home run hitter in the ...

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  7. Mets pursuing former Yankees hitting coach Kevin LongRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | New York Post

    Long was fired last week by the Yankees and still has a strong relationship with Curtis Granderson, making him an attractive candidate for the Mets. But the Mets could have competition for Long from the Red Sox and Diamondbacks, among others.

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  8. Was Kevin Long Truly To Blame For The Yankees' Hitting Woes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Yanks Go Yard

    ... in droves and hit home runs at an epic pace on Long's watch. He was even the hitting coach that "fixed" Curtis Granderson upon his arrival in the Bronx. Long, the self-titled "Cage Rat" by all accounts, lived to work with hitters, going to extremes ...

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  9. Report: Mets Might Consider Hiring Ex-Yankees Hitting Coach Kevin LongRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... at my family's time." Would be pretty interesting if Kevin Long landed with the Mets. His work with Curtis Granderson led to big years in '11 and '12. The Amazin's fired hitting coach Dave Hudgens in May and then promoted Lamar Johnson - previously ...

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  10. Sources: Mets could look to Kevin Long to fill hitting coach vacancyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Newsday

    ... is favored by Mets general manager Sandy Alderson. He also has a history of working with Mets outfielder Curtis Granderson during his time with the Yankees. Long, 47, was dismissed after a trying season for a Yankees offense that scuffled. But ...

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  11. Mets looking for hitting coach, would fired Yankees' coach Kevin Long fit?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | NJ.com

    ... led the league in runs in two of his first three years. One possible beneficiary of Long's hiring would be Curtis Granderson. The t wo worked together with the Yankees and Long helped Granderson refurbish his swing and become the hitter that bopped ...

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  12. Fired by Yankees, Kevin Long could be a candidate for Mets hitting coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | MSNBC

    ... would be the best elixir for the offense, but Long is an interesting candidate given his history with Curtis Granderson , who hit just .227/.326/.388 with 20 home runs and 66 RBI during his first season with the Mets. Even putting that relationship ...

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  13. Brian Cashman will be back, but will Yankees?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Newsday

    ... Long is sure to be picked up by another team quickly, and given his good working relationship with Curtis Granderson, the Mets would be wise to pursue him. Maybe a new voice won't immediately improve the Yankees' plate production. But after the past ...

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  14. With Cashman Back, Yankees Look to FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    ... Cashman jettisoned hitting coach Kevin Long, lauded for rebuilding the swings of former Yankee outfielder Curtis Granderson and Chris Young, a late-season pickup, among numerous others, since becoming the team's hitting coach in 2007. But the ...

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  15. Yankees Fire Hitting Coach Kevin Long, 1B Coach Mick KelleherRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Yanks Go Yard

    ... such as Robinson Cano , but other than that, he's fallen under criticism as players like Teixeira and Curtis Granderson (Obviously a former Bomber) have seen significant drops in their numbers while under his tutelage. The Yankees also relieved ...

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  16. Curtis Granderson: Mets Season In ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Rising Apple

    Sep 19, 2014; Atlanta, GA, USA; New York Mets right fielder Curtis Granderson prepares for an at bat against the Atlanta Braves in the fourth inning at Turner Field. Mandatory Credit: Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports Early in 2013 he broke his right forearm in Spring Training which forced him to miss 6 weeks.

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  17. Baseball Stew: Statistics force fans away from former starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Call to the Pen

    ... were, not too long ago, considered to be either the or one of the most exciting major leaguers around. Curtis Granderson : The Grandyman's incredible 23 triples led the league in 2007 when he hit .302, catching the eyes of fans with his intense ...

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  18. Bomber Bites With Jumping Joe-New Yankee Hitting Coach Should be Jorge PosadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | Yanks Go Yard

    After the historic offensive ineptitude of the Yankee lineup over the last two years, there is little doubt that the Bombers should replace hitting coach Kevin Long. While the struggles to score runs in 2013 can be blamed on a lineup that featured Jayson Nix , Chris Stewart , and Lyle Overbay for much of the year after losing Nick Swisher , Raul Ibanez and Curtis Granderson to free agency, the Yankees added a lot of talent for this past season.

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  19. New York Mets not Expected to Offer Big Deal to Yasmani TomasRead the original story

    Oct 2, 2014 | Sports Media 101

    ... out long term contracts to free agents, with his largest expenditure being a four year deal for outfielder Curtis Granderson this past winter. On the flip side, deals for Cuban born players have proven to be relative bargains in recent seasons. ...

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  20. It's not a very exciting list of free agents this winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Metsblog.com

    ... cas Duda against left-handed pitching and he can play right field, which would allow Terry Collins to move Curtis Granderson to left. Plus, Cuddyer is good friends with David Wright , which can't hurt his case to join the team.

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