Tag archive for ‘Lucas Duda’
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By Guy Kipp On Tuesday, August 26th, 2014
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How Lucas Duda Went From Scrub to Slugger

Al Bello/Getty Images On this one, the Mets actually made the right choice. Undecided between first basemen after an injury-riddled and inconclusive spring training, the Mets opened the 2014 season with Lucas Duda More...

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By Guy Kipp On Monday, July 14th, 2014
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Mets Arrive at All-Star Break in Decent Shape After All

Mike Stobe/Getty Images When the official halfway mark was reached a couple of weeks in advance of the All-Star break this week, the Mets stood at 37-44, and Double G Sports was all set to publish an article on More...

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By Guy Kipp On Monday, June 16th, 2014
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Could Duda and Granderson Be Closer to Breaking Through?

(Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports) Installed in the ever-revolving leadoff spot in the Mets batting order on Sunday, Curtis Granderson hit a home run into the second deck. In the same game, Lucas Duda hit a pair of More...

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By Guy Kipp On Monday, June 9th, 2014
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Draft Pick Conforto Conforms to Mets Organizational Philosophy

(Photo courtesy of NCAA.com) When the Mets selected Oregon State University outfielder Michael Conforto with the 10th overall pick in the June Amateur Draft last week, they were quick to trumpet the 6-2, 215-pound More...

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By Guy Kipp On Monday, April 21st, 2014
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With Ike Davis Trade, Mets Commit to Lucas Duda

(Photo by Elsa/Getty Images) The Mets have made their choice, and it’s Lucas Duda. The organization’s trade of Ike Davis to familiar recent trade partners the Pirates on Friday (for a minor league pitcher and More...

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By Guy Kipp On Monday, April 7th, 2014
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Recapping Week 1 With The Mets

(Adam Hunge, USA TODAY Sports) After one week, the Mets are 2-4, which is neither impressive nor statistically significant. And right now their biggest problem is neither the competition for first base—Lucas Duda More...

Should Ike Davis be the regular first baseman or should the team trade him? (Credit: Jim McIsaac)
By Guy Kipp On Tuesday, March 18th, 2014
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Mets Holes Still Go Way Beyond Just Shortstop

Should Ike Davis be the regular first baseman or should the team trade him? (Credit: Jim McIsaac) With less than two weeks until Opening Day, the New York Mets don’t have a shortstop or a first baseman, and the More...

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By Jason Radowitz On Sunday, March 16th, 2014
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How The Mets Could Make a World Series Run

Yes, you read the title correctly. The Mets can make a World Series run this year. Many things will need to go their way, such as good play from their shortstop, first baseman, and their entire pitching staff. I’m More...

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By Jason Mast On Wednesday, June 26th, 2013
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NEW YORK BASEBALL – 2013 TRADE DEADLINE PREVIEW

Major League Baseball’s July 31st trade deadline is fast approaching, and, as is always the case, it is time for rampant speculation as to what moves either New York team might make. NEW YORK METS In the past, More...

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By Guy Kipp On Saturday, June 22nd, 2013
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RESHAPING THE METS OUTFIELD

(USA Today Sports) While the headline-making events in the New York Mets last week include Zack Wheeler’s extremely promising major league debut against the Atlanta Braves, Jon Niese’s potentially damaging partial More...

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By Guy Kipp On Wednesday, May 15th, 2013
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NO FALSE HOPES FOR METS THIS YEAR

(Chris Trotman/Getty Images) Well, Mets fans, this year you don’t even get the fool’s gold. It’s been sort of a rite of spring since the New York Mets moved into Citi Field that at some point in May or June More...

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By Jason Mast On Tuesday, May 14th, 2013
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WHY THE NEW YORK METS SHOULD STICK WITH IKE DAVIS

AP Photo/Alex Brandon Ah yes, its that time of year again. Spring is in the air, flowers are blooming, Lebron James is tearing through the never ending marathon that is the NBA playoffs, all of Canada and approximately More...