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  1. Ike looks to build on big night facing Haren, DodgersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Pittsburgh Pirates

    Last weekend, Ike Davis -- limited to pinch-hit duties due to a gauntlet of left-handed pitching opponents -- clung to the notion that he's "always been a second-half hitter."

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  2. Mets Morning News: Niese up, Buddy down, Matsuzaka to pen on Wright anniversary dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Amazin' Avenue

    ... in Miami's 3-2 win over the Giants . Talk about no good deed going unpunished. After reminding Mets fans of Ike Davis with this amazing catch over the camera well railing, not only did Anthony Rizzo nearly injure himself, but a Diamondbacks run was ...

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  3. Onus is on Ike Davis to produce at plate for PiratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... first base. The Pirates began the season with Travis Ishikawa, but designated him for assignment after bringing in Ike Davis from an April trade with the New York Mets. The Mets received right-hander Zack Thornton and left-hander Blake Taylor. At ...

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  4. Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud hitting into middle of the lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | NJ.com

    ... was reticent to hit Duda fourth earlier this season, weary of placing undue pressure on him after the Mets traded Ike Davis. When d'Arnaud returned to the majors and began with a hot-hitting spurt, the manger did not want to burden him either. But ...

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  5. Three key Mets questions for the second halfRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Newsday

    ... with Curtis Granderson) has emerged as a middle-of-the-order slugger, validating the choice to keep him instead of Ike Davis. In the bullpen, Jeurys Familia (2.06 ERA) has been so good lately that Terry Collins has to be careful about overusing him. ...

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  6. Guide to Pirates Trade Deadline OptionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Rum Bunter

    ... Rizzo is a talented first baseman that is not only cheap but young. He will be the long-term first base solution, Ike Davis is simply not the solution they had hoped he would be. Prospects are just that, prospects, no one knows what you will get out ...

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  7. New York Mets' Top 10 Pitching Prospects Midway Through 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Rant Sports

    ... means he's making quick adjustments, which is great to see for a pitcher of his age. The Mets added Taylor in the Ike Davis trade, and he gives the organization a lefty who's a long way from the big leagues but offers a lot of promise. It'll be a ...

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  8. Sandy Alderson Deserves CreditRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Rising Apple

    ... move, perhaps, came a few weeks into the season. Needing a solution to the team's first base logjam, Sandy shipped Ike Davis to Pittsburgh for a pair of prospects. Lucas Duda , who had never shown consistency (or hit more than 15 home runs) was ...

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  9. Mets midseason report: Are they poised for a turnaround?Read the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | NJ.com

    ... In a rejuvenated season, a playoff spot is suddenly within reach. Getting his chance Lucas Duda: The trade of Ike Davis in April gave Duda the full time job at first. Though he started slow, Duda has been one of the top-hitting first basemen in ...

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  10. David Wright Key to New York Mets Lineup in Second HalfRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Rant Sports

    ... even after compiling a sub-.500 OPS in April. Lucas Duda has nailed down the first base job since the departure of Ike Davis , and he leads the team in OPS with an .832 mark and is tied with Granderson for the team lead in home runs with 14. Daniel ...

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  11. Should the Mets Have Signed Young Over Cruz?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Wall Street Journal

    ... the occasional mulligan. Outside of Young, Alderson's instincts have been mostly right. He chose Lucas Duda over Ike Davis at first base after a drawn-out competition, a decision that has worked out. Duda is leading the Mets with an .832 OPS, while ...

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  12. Mets report card: Mid-season grades and second-half predictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... will likely be in the second half. LUCAS DUDA: B Was given the starting first baseman's role after the Mets traded Ike Davis in April, but needs to show he deserves to start against lefties, against whom he is hitting just 7-of-47 (.149). Still, has ...

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  13. Midseason Report Cards for the New York MetsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Sports Media 101

    ... 6, 19) still aren't great. First Base: The Mets started the year with a three man platoon at first base between Ike Davis, Josh Satin, and Lucas Duda . The Mets named Duda their starter after the first three games of the season and finally gave him ...

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  14. Taking Stock: The 2014 Mets OffenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | Metsblog.com

    ... be fantastic given questions that once surrounded him, position changes, facing trade rumors, platooning and the Ike Davis drama. He's finally getting regular at bats, he has the trust and support of his manager and teammates, he's become a better ...

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  15. Pirates midseason report: Improved pitching keys turnaroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | Channel3000

    ... even into August. The Pirates filled two lineup holes in the first half by trading for New York Mets first baseman Ike Davis in April and calling top prospect Gregory Polanco up from Triple-A Indianapolis in June to play right field. Thus, it is ...

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  16. Duda vs. Davis: All-Star Break EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Rising Apple

    ... 5-2. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Last month, I explored the fallout from the Lucas Duda - Ike Davis trade and came to the conclusion that the Mets were coming out slightly ahead with Duda over Davis at first base. With one ...

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  17. What the Pirates should do at the trade deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Bucs Dugout

    ... or Garrett Jones reunion, there isn't much on the market. It's probably better for the Pirates to just stick with Ike Davis and Gaby Sanchez and hope Davis remembers he's supposed to hit for power. Upgrading the bench won't be easy either, and ...

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  18. New York Mets: Performance Ratings By Position At The MLB All-Star BreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Rant Sports

    ... and hasn't displayed the same pop he did last year. Lucas Duda has made the Mets look good for choosing him over Ike Davis as their first baseman, as he leads all regulars in OPS and leads the team in homers (tied with Curtis Granderson) and RBIs. ...

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  19. New York Mets' Midseason AwardsRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 13 | Amazin' Avenue

    ... expect him to be productive for us at this time of the year. Coming out of spring training, Duda was battling with Ike Davis to win the 1st base job. When the Mets traded Ike Davis in April, Lucas Duda was given the opportunity to take control of ...

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  20. Familiar cry of 'Ya Gotta Believe' begins to ring out yet againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 13 | New York Post

    ... games, Granderson enters the break batting .237 after three hits and an RBI on Sunday. Lucas Duda has made trading Ike Davis look like the right move. The Mets first baseman is tied with Granderson for the team lead in home runs with 14, but also is ...

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