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  1. Mets 101 Season in Review: OffenseRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Sports Media 101

    ... stellar. The Mets could upgrade that spot in the offseason, but it likely won't be a big priority. First Base: Lucas Duda seized the job after Ike Davis was dealt away in April, and he had a career year with the expanded playing time. Duda hit .253 ...

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  2. Grading The New York Mets' 2014 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Rant Sports

    ... slightly above average for the season. The future is obviously still bright for the Mets behind the plate. Lucas Duda was arguably the Mets' best offensive player this season, as he finished the season with 30 home runs and 92 RBIs. Those are ...

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  3. Mets coaching changes will not be limited to hitting coach: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Rising Apple

    May 18, 2014; Washington, DC, USA; New York Mets first baseman Lucas Duda is congratulated by bench coach Bob Geren after scoring a run against the Washington Nationals during the second inning at Nationals Park. Mandatory Credit: Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, the Mets' coaching changes will include more than just the hitting coach positions, though Rubin stressed that "major" changes are not expected.

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  4. Five things Mets GM Sandy Alderson needs to do to build a playoff teamRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... d'Arnaud has finally blossomed into the offensive catcher he was expected to be. The front office's faith in Lucas Duda paid off to the tune of 30 home runs and 92 RBI. Just as he challenged the Mets on-field personnel in February to change the ...

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  5. It's not a very exciting list of free agents this winterRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Metsblog.com

    ... asking prices. In the end, I still think Michael Cuddyer makes the most sense for the Mets, since he can spell Lucas Duda against left-handed pitching and he can play right field, which would allow Terry Collins to move Curtis Granderson to left. ...

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  6. Can Amazin's make a run on a budget?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times Herald-Record

    ... to Pittsburgh in an early season trade, the team finally made its decision on its first baseman of the future. Lucas Duda responded, hitting .253 - with a .349 on-base percentage - 30 home runs and 92 RBI in 153 games. Duda, who will turn 29 in ...

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  7. Duda Lands in Top Echelon of NL Power HittersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Double G Sports

    On the last day of the 2014 season, the Mets secured a tie for second place in the National League East, and Lucas Duda moved alone into third place among home run hitters in the National League. Duda's two-run homer that nearly landed on Shea Bridge in right-center in the eighth inning of the Mets' season-closing 8-3 victory over Houston gave the Mets' first baseman 30 home runs-joining league leader Giancarlo Stanton and Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo as the only other hitters in the league to reach the 30-home run mark less than a decade after that milestone had been cheapened during an era of steroids and possibly livelier baseballs.

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  8. Recap: NY Mets vs. HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    Lucas Duda hit a two-run home run and drove in four as the New York Mets closed out the season with an 8-3 win over the Houston Astros. Ruben Tejada also hit a two-run home run while Daniel Murphy scored twice for the Mets , who won their final two games of the season.

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  9. Schwei's Final Mets Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBS Local

    ... only seasons in club history in which the Mets finished below .500 despite scoring more runs than they allowed. Lucas Duda hit his 30th home run of the season in the eighth inning of the Mets' 8-3 win over the Astros in the season finale on Sunday. ...

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  10. Mets Morning News: Struggling fans unite, as Wild Card proves we won't be miserable foreverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Amazin' Avenue

    ... that things are finally looking up for the Mets. (Note: Did anyone else notice how audibly excited Keith was when Lucas Duda hit his thirtieth home run?) The Mets are reportedly considering adding either Bobby Abreu or Edgardo Alfonzo to their Major ...

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  11. Lucas Duda vs. Ike Davis: Final ComparisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Rising Apple

    Sep 27, 2014; New York, NY, USA; New York Mets first baseman Lucas Duda and teammates celebrate his two run walk off home run during the ninth inning against the Houston Astros at Citi Field. New York Mets won 2-1.

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  12. New York Mets end season with a win, a milestone and a retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Isportsweb.com

    ... including two in the final two games. He also chalked up 92 RBIs, by far the team leader in both categories. Lucas Duda showed he can play every day this year and finished 3rd in the National League in home runs It was an interesting year for Colon. ...

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  13. 5 Reasons to Believe in the Mets in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | BleacherReport

    ... in 2015. Although the Mets offense is weaker than the pitching, a few hitters took big steps forward this season. Lucas Duda had a breakout year in his first full season as the Mets first baseman. He finished the year with a .253 average, 30 home ...

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  14. 5 Reasons Why Lucas Duda Worked At First Base For New York Mets in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Rant Sports

    When the New York Mets traded away Ike Davis in mid-April, the everyday first baseman's job has belonged to Lucas Duda. At first, there was plenty of skepticism about whether Duda was the right choice for the job and would take ownership of the job when given a chance to play every day.

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  15. Mets fall short of .500 but think big for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | SFGate

    New York Mets Lucas Duda hits a two run home run during the eighth inning against Houston Astros in an inter-league baseball game against the Houston Astros, Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014 at Citi Field in New York.

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  16. Mets payroll to be around $100 million in 2015?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Rising Apple

    ... any external acquisitions are made. That number is due to the fact that several players (such as Daniel Murphy , Lucas Duda , and Dillon Gee ) are due raises via arbitration. Additionally, the club will have to tender contracts to many other players ...

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  17. My favorite moment from Sunday happened after the gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Metsblog.com

    ... press conference of the season. Matthew Cerrone: The best part of yesterday, for me, wasn't the win, it wasn't Lucas Duda 's 30th home run, it wasn't having fun with friends and family in the stands for the last time in 2014. Instead, the best part ...

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  18. Abreu sparks Mets, 8-3; Altuve wins batting crownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Philly.com

    ... "Special," said Abreu, who was out of the majors last year. "The way that I wanted to end it - on the field." Lucas Duda homered and drove in four runs, Bartolo Colon reached 15 wins for the eighth time and the Mets finished tied with Atlanta for ...

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  19. Duda hits 2-out, 2-run HR in 9th, Mets beat AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Philly.com

    Lucas Duda hit a two-run homer with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning Saturday night, rallying the New York Mets over the Houston Astros 2-1. Held to two hits by four Houston pitchers through eight innings, the Mets came back against Tony Sipp .

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  20. Matt Harvey To Terry Collins: 'We're Going To Do It Next Year'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | CBS Local

    ... wins were their most since 2010. Despite their record, the Mets made lots of progress in 2014. Travis d'Arnaud, Lucas Duda and Juan Lagares cemented themselves as key pieces moving forward, Daniel Murphy had an All-Star campaign and Jacob deGrom ...

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