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  1. Baseball Insider: Deep dive from Ike Davis on his downfall with MetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New York Daily News

    ... the next wave -- injury and disease, slander and disappointment -- that makes you better, that makes you a man. Ike Davis is about to turn 28, and is striving to become the lefty first baseman for the platoon-loving Oakland A's. The game has thrown ...

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  2. Nametags Needed For First Full A's WorkoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | CBS Local

    ... more experience and therefore are more of a puzzle for Melvin to put together. First base will be the domain of Ike Davis and Billy Butler. Davis, once a first-round pick by the New York Mets, was acquired in a The left-handed hitting Davis will ...

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  3. A's prospects Matt Olson, Renato Nunez bring promise of powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Contra Costa Times

    Much has been made about the A's offense needing to find ways other than home runs to score because the power that has marked Oakland teams of the recent past isn't in evidence this time around. That may be true, although Josh Reddick , Ike Davis , Billy Butler and Josh Phegley have at least the promise of the long ball.

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  4. Mets' Lucas Duda slowed by rib injury at spring trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | New York Daily News

    ... tough to balance rest with his desire to get better this offseason. He had a career year in 2014 after beating out Ike Davis for the starting first base job. Duda hit 30 home runs and drove in 92 runs in 2014, rewarding the Mets' front office for ...

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  5. A's players might want nametags for first full workoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Daily Republic

    Melvin had a lot of young players pass through the revolving door when he managed the Arizona Diamondbacks from 2005-09, but this is different in the sense that by comparison, the A's have more experience and therefore are more of a puzzle for Melvin to put together. First base will be the domain of Ike Davis and Billy Butler.

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  6. Lucas Duda blames rib injury on overactive offseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | New York Post

    ... and I'll be ready for the start of the season," Duda said. Last year Duda won the starting first base job from Ike Davis, who was eventually traded, and finished with a career-best 30 home runs. "He's working his butt off and stuff happens," Collins ...

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  7. Mets injury: Lucas Duda has oblique issue, won't swing for a few daysRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Amazin' Avenue

    ... offensive punch to support its exciting pitching staff. The Mets are no strangers to oblique injuries. In 2013, Ike Davis played through one , and last year Rafael Montero left his Triple-A start with a similar ailment . With the way Duda is ...

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  8. Tigers take reliever C. Smith off 40-man rosterRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | CBS Sports

    ... per the San Francisco Chronicle . He added Butler will also play some first base against left-handed pitchers, but Ike Davis will

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  9. Dillon Gee not Thrilled About Potential Bullpen MoveRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Sports Media 101

    ... injury in another team's camp to make a guy like Gee a valuable commodity. The Mets were likely going to move Ike Davis during spring training last season before injuries forced them to carry him on the Opening Day roster, but he lasted only a few ...

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  10. 2015 Mets Season Preview: Eric CampbellRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Amazin' Avenue

    ... that Campbell would go north with the Mets. But he got his opportunity, as spots in the infield opened up with the Ike Davis trade Josh Satin getting injured and then demoted to Triple-A. Once Campbell was called up, he played a jack-of-all-trades ...

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  11. How Steve Gelbs will fill Mets' Kevin Burkhardt voidRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | New York Post

    ... want to know that maybe take you a little bit beyond the game sometimes." "The second game I covered last year, Ike Davis, a day after being demoted to a bench role, comes in, pinch-hits, hits a walkoff grand slam, and for me - first of all it was a ...

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  12. The biggest question for all 30 MLB teams in spring trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | New York Post

    ... in pain? 23. A's: Will a spring of relative serenity - remember, a year ago, he was still an uncertain Met - make Ike Davis any better ? 28. Orioles: Does Manny Machado look physically ready for the grind after suffering serious injuries each of the ...

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  13. 2015 Mets Season Preview: Lucas DudaRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Amazin' Avenue

    After Ike Davis was traded to the Pirates in April, Lucas Duda made the Mets front office look great with a breakout 30 home run season. Can the big guy repeat or even improve a bit in 2015? An offseason of swirling rumors a year ago led the Mets to an ultimately uncomfortable situation with both Lucas Duda and Ike Davis on the roster, set to split time at first base early in 2014.

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  14. 10 Candidates For Last Two Spots In New York Mets' BullpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Rant Sports

    ... for those final two bullpen spots. Thornton has been largely forgotten about since the Mets acquired him in the Ike Davis trade last April. His Triple-A numbers after the trade were mediocre, although they may have been inflated by pitching in Las ...

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  15. A's looking for rebound seasons from key cogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Oakland Athletics

    ... he's still just 25, and they wouldn't be surprised if he flashes Donaldson-like defense at the hot corner. INF Ike Davis : High expectations have followed this first baseman around since he was drafted by the Mets in the first round of the 2008 ...

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  16. Thinking about targeting Ike Davis as a sleeper? Pay attention to his spring physicalRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | FakeTeams

    Thinking about targeting Ike Davis as a sleeper candidate? Definitely pay attention to his spring training physical. Davis said Monday that he still had traces of the disease Valley Fever last year, a debilitating fungal infection that makes playing a high level sport very difficult.

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  17. Rangers Have Best 1B in the AL WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | NBC Dallas

    ... 28 homers and 105 RBI after trending down for three straight years. Was it a last gasp or a second wind? 4. A's, Ike Davis Acquired in a trade from the Pirates this Winter, he hit 32 homers with the Mets in 2012. Was New York's Opening Day starter ...

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  18. Ike Davis Still Had Valley Fever in 2014Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Bucs Dugout

    , former Pirates first baseman Ike Davis was still afflicted with Valley Fever during the 2014 season. In the piece, Davis claimed that an X-ray "last year" indicted that he was still suffering from the disease, which he described as "a nightmare" ...

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  19. Giants picking #18 and #31 in first round of 2015 MLB DraftRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 10 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... some lists for you. 2005 - Cesar Carrillo, Padres 2006 - Kyle Drabek, Phillies 2007 - Pete Kozma, Cardinals 2008 - Ike Davis, Mets 2009 - Chad James, Marlins 2010 - Kaleb Cowart, Angels 2011 - Sonny Gray, A's 2012 - Corey Seager, Dodgers 2013 - ...

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  20. Ike Davis complains 'nightmare' valley fever still won't go awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | New York Post

    It's like a sad version of the old grade-school joke: Why does Ike Davis get invited to all these different teams? Cause he's a fungi! The former Mets first baseman, whose production bottomed out during his disastrous final two-plus seasons in Flushing, said he has yet to be declared free and clear of valley fever , the fungal disease he contracted before the 2012 season that produces fatigue, fever and muscle and joint pain. "Valley fever is a nightmare," Davis said, according to the San Jose Mercury News.

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