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  1. Minor League Notes: Littell pegged for home-county startRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Burlington Times News

    ... last year. Last month, he was acquired by the New York Mets to complete an April trade that sent first baseman Ike Davis to Pittsburgh. "Every organization is different, their philosophy is different," Taylor said of the change. "You have to learn ...

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  2. Sandy Alderson made right choice at first baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | Rising Apple

    ... Steven Bisig-USA TODAY Sports There were two first basemen in Flushing to start the season - Lucas Duda and Ike Davis . Obviously both players couldn't start at the same time, so a decision needed to be made. On April 18, the so-called "log jam" was ...

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  3. Duda's Homer in Ninth Caps Mets' Comeback WinRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Wall Street Journal

    It seems strange now to think that-for the entire winter, all of spring training and two weeks of the regular season-the Mets couldn't choose between Ike Davis and Lucas Duda.

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  4. Pittsburgh Pirates Rumors: Bartolo Colon an Ideal Trade TargetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Rant Sports

    ... The Pirates and Mets also have a good past trading, as they completed the Marlon Byrd trade last year and the Ike Davis trade this season. It just seems like a perfect match, and if GM Neal Huntington is smart, he will pursue Colon before July is ...

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  5. Mets daily prospect report: Nimmo breaks outRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Newsday

    ... and has at least one extra-base hit in five straighta Thornton, one of the pieces acquired from the Pirates for Ike Davis, had a rough transition to Las Vegas but has looked better of late. He hasn't allowed an earned run in eight of his last 10 ...

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  6. Tejada's Out, Flores Is In, and the Mets Remain ConfusedRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Wall Street Journal

    ... Mets spent the entire winter, all of spring training and two weeks of the regular season trying to choose between Ike Davis and Lucas Duda at first base. They still don't know how best to maneuver their crowded outfield situation. And now, after ...

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  7. Giants ready for 10th annual Jewish heritage game on July 28Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... since pitcher Ryan Sadowski in 2009 and outfielder Brian Horwitz in 2008. The Pirates do have a Jewish player, Ike Davis, who was acquired from the New York Mets in an early-season trade. One of 11 Jews in the majors this year, the first baseman ...

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  8. Josh Beckett, Dan Haren give Dodgers some trades to ponderRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | San Bernardino County Sun

    ... Tuesday against the Pittsburgh Pirates, some bad habits crept in, like a fastball that stayed over the plate to Ike Davis and resulted in a 426-foot home run. It was one of six hits against Beckett in 3 2/3 innings -- his shortest start of the ...

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

    Tuesday Jul 22 | 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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  10. Mets Morning News: Niese up, Buddy down, Matsuzaka to pen on Wright anniversary dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | 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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  11. Onus is on Ike Davis to produce at plate for PiratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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