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  1. Dillon Gee could still lose his job to Rafael MonteroRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... match for Gee and his $5.3 million salary, which they were unable to do last winter. His situation is similar to Ike Davis' last year, when a willingness to move a player extended into the season, before the Mets finally struck a deal to send Davis ...

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  2. Duda off to torrid start at the plate and in the fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Metsblog.com

    ... insanely small sample size to judge a player, but the Mets have seemingly made the right choice between Duda and Ike Davis since the trade back in April 2014. Hopefully the Mets will be able to lock Duda up longterm soon. Both sides have said they ...

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  3. N.J. Sports Now: One year after trade debate, Duda a Mets starRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Newark Star-Ledger

    Mets general manager Sandy Alderson traded away Ike Davis one year ago this weekend. That moved paved the way for Lucas Duda to become a star.

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  4. Palladino: So Far, So Good For Mets' DudaRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... Wright gets back. Think about that for a second. The man who won the offseason coin flip with the since-traded Ike Davis is making Sandy Alderson look quite smart these days for keeping him around. Duda, the free-swinger who struggled to a ...

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  5. DraftKings picks: Braun, Harper, ScherzerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Major League Baseball

    ... and Harper's Nationals could produce several runs when they get a second chance at him in less than a week. Ike Davis (A's): Having slugged 66 of his 78 big league long balls against right-handers, Davis could be set to display power off homer-prone ...

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  6. Reds: The curious case of Sam LeCureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | 700WLW Cincinnati

    ... in order. Bryan Price opted for J.J. Hoover in the 9th and Hoover allowed the walk-off game-winning grand slam to Ike Davis. LeCure did not pitch again until five games later. He also had gaps between appearances of 4, 4, 2, 2, 2, 6, 2 and 4 games ...

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  7. Ranking MLB's 15 Biggest Early-Season StorylinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BleacherReport

    ... Through those five victories, they have outscored the opposition 42-1. Along with Ben Zobrist and Billy Butler, Ike Davis, Mark Canha and Sam Fuld are crushing in platoon roles. Filling the void for Jon Lester and Jeff Samardzija, Sonny Gray, Scott ...

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  8. DraftKings picks: Teixeira, deGrom, SmoakRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | Major League Baseball

    ... against right-handers (.740 vs. lefties). Against a struggling Latos, Markakis could reach base multiple times. Ike Davis (A's): With a career .813 OPS vs. right-handers (.583 against lefties), the first baseman could fare well outside of his ...

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  9. Fantasy Baseball: Week Two Fantasy Baseball ReportRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 12 | Athletics Nation

    ... comes back. Currently batting .412 and has scored four runs. He'd make a nice deeper league option for sure. Ike Davis 1B: Beginning Monday the A's are scheduled to face five righties in a row so Davis will have quite a few at bats to add to what he ...

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  10. James Loney to Disabled List, Allan Dykstra promotedRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | DRays Bay

    ... limited his options may have been, though he signed early in the off-season. Could we think of him as a poor man's Ike Davis? Dykstra was co-winner of the Mets' Minor League Player of the Year and the Eastern League MVP in 2013. He was also ...

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  11. Mets place Jenrry Mejia on DL, recall Erik Goeddel from Triple-ARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Rising Apple

    ... getting the call instead. Thornton, 26, was acquired from the Pirates last season as part of the deal that sent Ike Davis to Pittsburgh. No matter how quickly Mejia returns, it's likely that Goeddel's stint with the Mets will be a short one. Vic ...

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  12. Mets' Lucas Duda grows into role as power-hitting first basemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Newsday

    ... that hovered over Duda a year ago, when the Mets found themselves choosing between him and fellow first baseman Ike Davis. The Mets chose Duda, preferring to give him a shot to play first base after failed attempts to use him in the outfield. With ...

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  13. 10 deep sleeper picks for 2015 fantasy draftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Major League Baseball

    ... orders on the Senior Circuit. With small skill gains, he could be a cheap source of 20 homers and 65 RBIs in 2015. Ike Davis talks about his strong Spring Training performance and shares his expectations for the A's in the 2015 season First baseman, ...

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  14. Report: Mets, Slugger Lucas Duda Discussing Long-Term Contract ExtensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | CBS Local

    ... hitter had a breakout campaign in 2014 . After general manager Sandy Alderson essentially chose him over Ike Davis - shipping Davis to Pittsburgh - Duda rewarded his GM for his decision. In 153 games he hit 30 homers, ripped 27 doubles and drove in ...

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  15. Mets: Lucas Duda seeking new dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | NorthJersey.com

    ... Mets believed Duda could be an everyday starter at first base if provided ample playing time. They chose him over Ike Davis as their starter and it paid dividends. Duda drove in 92 runs with an .830 OPS (on-base percentage plus slugging) and ...

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  16. Lucas Duda in talks with Mets for extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | New York Daily News

    A year ago, Lucas Duda was splitting time at first base with Ike Davis and not sure where he would end up during the season. On Sunday, Duda confirmed reports that his agent and the Mets have had "preliminary" talks about a long-term extension.

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  17. Mets Morning News: Duda Mets like Lucas Duda enough for an extension?Read the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | Amazin' Avenue

    The Mets and Lucas Duda have been talking about a contract extension , according to a report from Joel Sherman. The 29-year-old first baseman hit 30 home runs last year, as the team chose to trade Ike Davis and roll with him as a starter.

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  18. Mets, Lucas Duda talking contract extensionRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | Amazin' Avenue

    The Mets and Lucas Duda are talking about a contract extension, according to a report from Joel Sherman in the New York Post. This time last year, Duda was still locked in a battle with Ike Davis for the Mets' starting gig at first base, but after the team dealt Davis, Duda made the Mets look good.

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  19. Mets hoping to extend Lucas Duda's dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Newsday

    ... 14, 2015 in Port St. Lucie, Fla. Photo Credit: NY Mets PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - Last season, the Mets traded away Ike Davis and gave the first baseman's job to Lucas Duda, and before this season begins, they're trying to make sure Duda stays there for ...

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  20. Sources: Mets, Duda talk contract extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Washington Nationals

    ... hitter for the foreseeable future. Becoming the Mets' full-time first baseman last summer after they traded Ike Davis to the Pirates, Duda finished with a career-high 30 home runs in 153 games. Though just two of those homers came against ...

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