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  1. New A's first baseman Ike Davis hopes to bounce backRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Marin Independent Journal

    One of the rituals of spring training is the physical exam that players must take before suiting up for the first time, and it's a good bet no one on the A's roster is looking forward to that more than Ike Davis. The first baseman, picked up in a deal with the Pittsburgh Pirates over the winter, hit 32 homers and drove in 90 runs for the New York Mets in 2012, then had his 2013 season crushed by valley fever, a fungal disease that produces extreme fatigue, fever and muscle and joint pain.

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  2. James Shields is off the market, now what happens to Gee?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Metsblog.com

    ... any team overpaying at this late stage of the off season. And, as we've seen with Alderson in the past, outside of Ike Davis , if a team doesn't overpay, he's not going to make a deal just to make a deal.

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  3. The Mets Should Pay Bartolo Colon to Play Somewhere Else in 2015Read the original story

    Friday Feb 6 | Amazin' Avenue

    ... in the future teams, either. There's actually a decent precedent for by thinking here. Last year, the Mets traded Ike Davis after the start of the season, saving about $3 million. But from that point on, spending didn't budge. And it's not like ...

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  4. Why Lucas Duda is so confident he can have another big seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | New York Post

    ... he said. "Nothing is a given in this game. Just as easily as it is given to you it can be taken back.'' Remember, Ike Davis had a big year in 2012 (32 home runs) then hit nine and 11 home runs the next two seasons. Duda - who was third in the NL in ...

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  5. Sandy Alderson Believes New York Mets are Capable of 10 Win ImprovementRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Sports Media 101

    ... at the worst case someone (like Gee) could go to the bullpen temporarily. This situation could play out like the Ike Davis situation last season, where Davis made the team after being on the trade block all winter but was gone three weeks into the ...

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  6. Ike Davis or Billy Butler: Who's Primed For a Better 2015?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Swingin' A's

    Aug 27, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Pirates first baseman Ike Davis takes a drink in the dugout before playing the St. Louis Cardinals at PNC Park. The Pirates won 3-1.Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports With the additions of Ike Davis and Billy Butler to the Oakland roster this offseason, the A's seem to have their main options for a DH/first base platoon set for 2015.

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  7. Mets, Lucas Duda avoid arbitration with one-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | New York Post

    ... illion). Duda had 30 home runs with 92 RBIs last season for the Mets after winning the first-base competition with Ike Davis.

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  8. Player Profile: Lucas DudaRead the original story

    Monday Feb 2 | FakeTeams

    ... formula which takes his missed games from years past into account, which were a result of the Mets praying that Ike Davis would turn into something at Duda's expense Last season, I owned Duda from June until the end of the year, in those 4 months he ...

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  9. New York Mets: profiling Lucas DudaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Isportsweb.com

    ... to fill the gap needed and to step into his own. Last season the New York Mets struggled with two first basemen, Ike Davis, and Lucas Duda. The Mets chose to stick with Duda, who stepped up and contributed for the first time in his career. As an ...

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  10. Lucas Duda Could Take Over as Offensive Leader of New York Mets in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Rant Sports

    ... see Duda take over as the offensive leader of the Mets. After struggling with two able first basemen in Duda and Ike Davis , the Mets finally picked one early last season, and stuck with him. It happened to be Duda, who had a career year in his ...

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  11. Who's on First? We THINK we Know Who's on Second......Read the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Athletics Nation

    ... be the opening day shortstop for the A's. Let me state right now that as a New York Mets fan I have zero use for Ike Davis. Every time his name comes up I cringe. Sorry. Other than that I'm fairly encouraged at what I see as a potential infield ...

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  12. Mets aim to corner market with Duda, WrightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    ... a sure thing, coming off an injury-shortened season, but still one of his best ever. First base was a mess, with Ike Davis the favorite for a job that ultimately went to Lucas Duda . A year later, first base appears set, even if Duda has ...

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  13. Predictions for Each Top Offseason Acquisition's Career with Oakland A'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | BleacherReport

    After a crazy offseason, the Oakland A's have a completely new infield, designated hitter and much more. But how effective will the new pieces be? How long will they keep Oakland competitive? How long will they be in Oakland, period? The A's signed Billy Butler and traded for well-known names like Brett Lawrie, Ike Davis, Ben Zobrist and Tyler Clippard.

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  14. I like pie, and I like IkeRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2015 | Athletics Nation

    Ike Davis had walk-off hits for two different teams last year. He hit a pinch-hit grand slam to win a game for the Mets in April, and he ended this one for the Pirates with an RBI single.

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  15. #AskSpector: What's the latest on A-Rod? You'll never have to wait to find outRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Sporting News

    ... leading off and playing center field, Ben Zobrist at second base, Josh Reddick in right field, Billy Butler at DH, Ike Davis at first base, Brett Lawrie at third base, Stephen Vogt catching, Marcus Semien at shortstop, and Sam Fuld in left field. ...

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  16. Player Profile: Ike Davis by Wilson KaramanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Baseball Prospectus

    He doesn't deserve that kind of a draft day fate. Walk with me. Let's talk about Ike Davis, and why he shouldn't be that irrelevant to your 2015 plans.

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  17. The Mets should stop acting like the Mets, and start acting like the Braves.Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Amazin' Avenue

    ... Braves had Fred McGriff at 1B. Over those 5 seasons McGriff averaged around 30 HR's and around a 130 wRC+. While Ike Davis has failed to take hold of that job in New York, Lucas Duda has claimed it as his own. Last Year Lucas Duda hit 30 HR's and ...

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  18. Fantasy Baseball: Will Ben Zobrist Benefit From Trade To Oakland?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Fantasy CPR

    ... slot. That gives Oakland the kind of lineup flexibility that it needs with the acqusitions of Billy Butler and Ike Davis. It also replaces the versatility lost when they dealt Brandon Moss to the Indians. This trade makes sense for both teams. Tampa ...

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  19. The All-Hated TeamRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2015 | Amazin' Avenue

    ... memories to guide us, so who better than one of the two men booed on Opening Day last year, the wrecked swing of Ike Davis Second Base - ahhh, here we find a rich harvest of rasberries. Who can forget Greg Jefferies and his constant tantrums? There ...

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  20. A's turn infield corners over to newcomersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Major League Baseball

    ... in the five-player deal. They've also taken care of first base, too, signing free agent Billy Butler and acquiring Ike Davis from the Pirates. Brett Lawrie discusses being traded to the Athletics and how he will contribute to the the club on both ...

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