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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. Duda Lands in Top Echelon of NL Power HittersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Double G Sports

    ... last two months of the season, Duda finished second on the team in games played with 153, trailing only Curtis Granderson's 155 games. Duda still needs to address his problems hitting left-handed pitching, which held him to a .180 batting average in ...

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  11. Why the Mets still believe in Curtis GrandersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | New York Post

    Of all the question marks surrounding the Mets heading into next season, one thing is assured - Curtis Granderson will enter with lower expectations. After four seasons with the Yankees, Granderson's first season - of a four-year, $60 million deal - across town largely has been viewed as a disappointment, with the outfielder hitting .229, but the final few weeks of the season have given a glimpse into the ceiling the Mets hope he can reach next season.

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  12. Astros' Nick Tropeano takes mound surrounded by West Islip friends...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | Newsday

    Mets rightfielder Curtis Granderson grounds to first in the bottom of the second inning on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014.

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  13. Mets notes: Jon Niese leaves early with accelerated heart rateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | NorthJersey.com

    ... ecord at home. a Kirk Nieuwenhuis (illness) was scratched from the starting lineup. a The lone run came on Curtis Granderson's 20th homer.

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  14. Game recap: Astros 3 - Mets 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Metsblog.com

    ... to an elevated heart rate, and Carlos Torres proceeded to allow three runs to squander a 1-0 Mets lead. Curtis Granderson hit his 20th home run of the season in the fourth inning to stake the Mets to an early one-run lead, the seventh time in the ...

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  15. MLB players react to Jeter's walk-off singleRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | New York Yankees

    ... importantly his friend. He's one of the most genuine men I've ever met." Mets outfielder and former Yankee Curtis Granderson , who was in the on-deck circle when Jeter recorded his 3,000th hit (a home run): "He's had some magical moments, and ...

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  16. Derek Jeter's old teammate Curtis Granderson sees walk-off hit on long list of great momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | NJ.com

    Curtis Granderson was on deck at Yankee Stadium when Derek Jeter notched his 3,000th hit -- smacking a home run to reach the milestone. He has seen the Yankees great make history before.

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  17. Twins ask Trevor Plouffe to get second opinion on broken armRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... of team athletic trainers and was subsequently removed from the game. Former New York Yankees outfielder Curtis Granderson missed 11 weeks after suffering a fractured forearm during spring training in 2013. In June 2011, Albert Pujols suffered a ...

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  18. Twinsights: Twins ask Trevor Plouffe to seek second opinion on fractured forearmRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2014 | TwinCities

    ... of team athletic trainers and was subsequently removed from the game. Former New York Yankees outfielder Curtis Granderson missed 11 weeks after suffering a fractured forearm during spring training in 2013. In June 2011, Albert Pujols suffered a ...

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  19. Are The Yankees Falling Out Of Yasmany Tomas Sweepstakes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Yanks Go Yard

    ... in multiple offensive categories. Gone are the days of bludgeoning teams into the ground with the likes of Curtis Granderson , Nick Swisher , Robinson Cano , and a healthy Mark Teixeira . Now, batting averages ranging in the low-to-mid .200s is ...

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  20. Keidel: Mets' Low Standards Are Why Alderson, Collins Get To Come BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... Up to now, the Mets haven't exactly owned the sport with fresh blood. They will have to do better than Curtis Granderson, much the way Minaya had to do better than Jason Bay. Fortunately, Alderson hasn't summoned his equivalent of Ollie Perez. And ...

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