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  1. New York Mets May Hold Matt Harvey Back for Home OpenerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sports Media 101

    ... tomorrow, he would construct the lineup as follows: CF Juan Lagares, LF Curtis Granderson, 3B David Wright, 1B Lucas Duda, RF Michael Cuddyer, 2B Daniel Murphy, C Travis d'Arnaud, and SS Wilmer Flores. The big news here is that Collins is planning ...

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  2. Predicting The New York Mets' 2015 Starting LIneup After Winter MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Rant Sports

    ... offseason addition will slide into the fifth spot in the lineup, providing some protection for David Wright and Lucas Duda. Cuddyer may not have the power that Duda has, but he's been a consistent run producer for many years, making him an important ...

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  3. 'Excited' Terry Collins Projects Mets' Opening Day LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBS Local

    ... transactions, it should look something like this: CF - Juan Lagares LF - Curtis Granderson 3B - David Wright 1B - Lucas Duda RF - Michael Cuddyer 2B - Daniel Murphy C - Travis d'Arnaud SS - Wilmer Flores P "I really like our team,'' Collins told the ...

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  4. Palladino: Mets Need Either Kang Or Tulowitzki At ShortstopRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBS Local

    ... southpaws ranked 29th last year. He could be a late-game asset off the bench, as well as a steady fill-in when Lucas Duda gets a day off. So, nicely done. But Alderson still needs that shortstop. Kang hits, but the Mets will have to spend a bit for ...

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  5. Terry Collins reveals his Mets lineup plan for 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday | New York Post

    ... is going to use them. The addition of Michael Cuddyer with a healthy David Wright, the continued development of Lucas Duda, Juan Lagares and Travis d'Arnaud, along with the experience of Curtis Granderson and Daniel Murphy will make a difference in ...

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  6. New York Mets Will Never Win With Sandy Alderson As GMRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Rant Sports

    ... as solid, veteran presences. Harvey is back, the pitching looks great, and the offense has room to improve, as Lucas Duda seems like a true cleanup hitter now, and Wright should be much healthier. They only need a corner outfielder and a shortstop ...

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  7. Marlins crack first base code by adding Morse for platoon with JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Sporting News

    ... added John Mayberry Jr. for a similar role. The advantage at first base still has to belong to the Mets, with Lucas Duda as the primary contributor and Mayberry as more of a backup than a platoon guy, but the Marlins have done well to keep pace with ...

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  8. Amazin' Ten of 2014: #1 - September 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Rising Apple

    Jul 30, 2014; New York, NY, USA; New York Mets first baseman Lucas Duda celebrates with second baseman Daniel Murphy after a two-run home run during the eighth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citi Field. New York Mets won 11-2.

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  9. New York Mets Make the Most Sense for Nori AokiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Rant Sports

    ... of money warrants playing time. Honestly, the best thing to do with him is to platoon him. Aoki, Granderson and Lucas Duda all bat left-handed. Cuddyer is a righty. That should earn him some playing time against left-handed pitchers, whether in the ...

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  10. The Mets should be LOOGY-Proof in 2015Read the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Amazin' Avenue

    ... well be a team strength in 2014. But they also have a few lefties who hit righties much better: Kirk Neuwenhuis, Lucas Duda , Curtis Granderson , and even Daniel Murphy all qualify at that. Cuddyer can hit righties, too, but he often gets hurt. They ...

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  11. With the Winter Meetings over, what's next for the Mets?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Rising Apple

    ... a second southpaw for the bullpen, and acquire a right-handed bench player to potentially use in a platoon with Lucas Duda . They found their corner outfielder in Michael Cuddyer early on. On Wednesday, numerous reports suggested a potential Dillon ...

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  12. Predicting the Winter Meetings' Impact on Your 2015 Fantasy Baseball LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | BleacherReport

    ... slugging percentage versus southpaws. It'd be a shame for the Mets to squander that production, especially given Lucas Duda's .317 slugging percentage against lefties. I know what you're thinking: "They can't bench a guy with 30 home runs and 92 ...

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  13. Winter meetings recap: The Mets were pretty quietRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Amazin' Avenue

    After signing Michael Cuddyer early in the offseason, Sandy Alderson does little to excite Mets fans during the winter meetings, but "it's a long time between now and spring training," he says. What can we expect over the coming weeks? with four potential moves in mind: acquiring a shortstop, trading away a starting pitcher , signing a left-handed relief pitcher, and acquiring a right-handed outfielder to start against tough southpaws, allowing Michael Cuddyer to spell Lucas Duda at first base.

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  14. Mets Morning News: Mets make a move, but still no new shortstopRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Amazin' Avenue

    The Mets made a move! It's not a blockbuster , but former Phillie John Mayberry Jr. should provide some right-handed pop off the bench in addition to occasionally filling in for Lucas Duda . The Rule 5 Draft happened , and the Mets picked up left-handed pitcher Sean Gilmartin from Minnesota.

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  15. Mets weren't willing to give up young pitchers to acquire Yoenis CespedesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Newsday

    ... Mayberry Jr., who presumably will play against tough matchup lefties when/if Cuddyer starts at first base for Lucas Duda. Getting Cuddyer instead of continuing to hunt bigger prey on the trade front goes to show what the Mets face in those sort of ...

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  16. Mets agree to deal with John Mayberry Jr.; What does it mean for 2015?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | SILive.com

    ... l likely be used in some sort of way with Michael Cuddyer and Curtis Granderson in the corner outfield spots and Lucas Duda at first base. The Mets have said they are going to give Duda a chance to hit against lefties but he must show he can as well.

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  17. New York Mets leave winter meetings with bench batRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Isportsweb.com

    ... could move Cuddyer to first base, have Mayberry play right field, as he's a better defender than Cuddyer, and Lucas Duda can get protected from needing to face the top lefties. This opens a big question regarding the roster status of Eric Campbell ...

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  18. Mets fail to deal Dillon Gee, but add John Mayberry Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | New York Daily News

    ... hitter bat they have needed off the bench. Mayberry could start in the outfield against lefthanded pitching if Lucas Duda continues to struggle against lefties and the Mets decide to use Michael Cuddyer at first base. "The reason we've been looking ...

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  19. Mets Sign John Mayberry Jr. to One-Year DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Wall Street Journal

    ... southpaws. His presence will allow manager Terry Collins to spell outfielder Curtis Granderson or first baseman Lucas Duda-both left-handed swingers-against tough lefty pitchers at times. It also gives Collins the flexibility to use newly acquired ...

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  20. New York Mets Add John Mayberry Jr on One Year DealRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Sports Media 101

    ... pitching. Adding Mayberry, along with the signing of Michael Cuddyer, gives the Mets some flexibility to rest Lucas Duda or Curtis Granderson against tough southpaws. With the signing of Mayberry, the Mets' bench appears complete unless they add a ...

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