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Yankees daily prospect report: O'Brien dislodges home plate

$Newsday Trenton power prospect Peter O'Brien dislodged home plate with a slide on Wednesday in one of the more interesting stories from the Yankees minor league affiliates on Wednesday:
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Mets daily prospect report: Flores, den Dekker stand out

$Newsday An overview of the Mets minor league affiliates on Wednesday:
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WATCH: Ex-Mets outfielder Jeff Francoeur pranked again in the minors (Kevin Manahan | — How did this guy ever last in the majors?
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WATCH: N.J.'s 'Eddie the Ump' has the most entertaining (and over-the-top) 'Strike 3' calls (Kevin Manahan | — When you want a little more entertainment from the guy in blue
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Mets Insider: Tejada hit in head, still flies

NY Daily News (KRISTIE ACKERT) — Ruben Tejada has a red spot on the left side of his forehead. He feels lucky that is all it is. The Mets shortstop was hit in the batting helmet by Taijuan Walker’s 94-mile per hour fastball in...
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Mets' Ruben Tejada seems OK after getting hit in helmet with fastball

$Newsday A few hours after he picked himself up off the ground, Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada extended his right arm and gestured with his hand.
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MLB Trade Rumors: Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon doesn't know future with club (Mike Vorkunov | The Star-Ledger) — Colon is in the first of a two-year, $20 million contract and will make $11 next season. He has been a source of speculation because of the Mets’ depth at starting pitching.
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Mets won't make move as shortstop Ruben Tejada OK for Milwaukee (Mike Vorkunov | The Star-Ledger) — The Mets say that they will not make a move to compensate for Tejada.
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Colon, Mets not perfect but good enough to beat Mariners

NY Post (Mike Puma) — SEATTLE — Bartolo Colon must really want out. The veteran right-hander hasn’t exactly drawn great interest heading toward next week’s non-waiver trade deadline, but on Wednesday had the kind of...
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Bartolo Colon flirts with perfect game, dominates Mariners in 3-2 Mets win

NY Daily News (KRISTIE ACKERT) — If it was his last start in a Mets uniform, at least it was memorable. While the Mets are looking to trade him, Bartolo Colon went out and flirted with history, pitching perfect baseball into the...
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Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon loses perfect game, but keys 3-2 win over Seattle Mariners (Mike Vorkunov | The Star-Ledger) — Colon allowed just three hits in 7 1/3 innings and gave up two runs, while striking out five. While the Mets again fumbled for runs, he proved a buoy on the mound as he navigated his way through...
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WATCH: Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada takes fastball off the helmet (Kevin Manahan | — He walks off after being knocked down by 94-mph fastball
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Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon's perfect game attempt falls with Robinson Cano hit (Mike Vorkunov | The Star-Ledger) — His attempt came just three days after the Mets avoided a no-hitter.
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Mets' Bartolo Colon loses perfect game in seventh inning against Seattle Mariners

$Newsday Bartolo Colon of the Mets lost a perfect game with two outs in the seventh inning against the Seattle Mariners.
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Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon throwing perfect game against Seattle Mariners through 6 innings (Mike Vorkunov | The Star-Ledger) — SEATTLE -- So far, Bartolo Colon has been perfect. Through six innings, the Mets right-handed pitcher has not allowed a hit or a walk against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field. To get through...
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Ruben Tejada beaned by 94-mph fastball

NY Post (Mike Puma) — SEATTLE — Ruben Tejada’s helmet had a baseball imprint, but the Mets shortstop may avoid a disabled list stint after getting beaned in Wednesday’s fifth inning. “I took a couple...
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Mets SS Ruben Tejada hit in head with pitch, leaves game against Seattle Mariners (Mike Vorkunov | The Star-Ledger) — In a scary incident, he was hit by a 94 mile per hour fastball from Taijuan Walker.
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Practice report for 7/23: A quick pace, a quick break, and a Wynn-win

$Newsday I said yesterday that I would try to time the snaps when the Giants were in the hurry-up portion of their offense, and I am nothing if not a man of my word. The results that I procured indicate...
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Why Mets starter Jacob deGrom has a case for National League Rookie of the Year consideration (Mike Vorkunov | The Star-Ledger) — The 26-year-old righty is making a case why he should be in the running for the award, behind the Reds' Billy Hamilton
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WATCH: Jeff Francoeur, former Met, got pranked by Triple-A team a second time (Charles Curtis | — The former Mets outfielder got yet another prank pulled on him by his teammates at
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Blog Articles

Hewlett home comes with water wheel

$Newsday Builder John Cusumano built this Hewlett Colonial, on the market in the range of $1.25 million to $1.375 million, for himself.
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U.S. Attorney vows to root out Albany corruption as Cuomo in hot seat

$Newsday ALBANY -- U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara vowed that he has the “fearlessness and independence” needed to investigate Albany corruption as Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo is accused of interfering with his own...
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Chateau, palazzo or North Shore mansion?

$Newsday Is this mansion in Mill Neck or on the Mediterranean? Listed for $11.8 million, the 15,000-square-foot, nine-bedroom home looks like it could be in Europe.
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Volunteers patrol to report illegal parking in Huntington

$Newsday Motorists in Huntington thinking about parking in a handicapped zone without a placard, or in a fire zone at all, think again.
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Quiz: Real names of Long Island celebrities

$Newsday Long Islanders are extremely proud of their homegrown stars.
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Mets Morning News: Colon nearly perfect in Mets win, Tejada hit in head but cleared to fly

Amazin' Avenue (Chris McShane) — Your Thursday morning dose of Mets and Major League Baseball news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets The Mets got a series win in Seattle with a victory yesterday afternoon. Bartolo Colon was...
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Long Island news, weather, traffic, schools and LIRR updates for Thursday, July 24, 2014

$Newsday Good morning, Long Islanders. This is the live Long Island Now post for Thursday, July 24, 2014, your source for the latest local breaking news, traffic and transit alerts, weather and more.
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Yankees daily prospect report: O'Brien dislodges home plate

$Newsday Trenton power prospect Peter O'Brien dislodged home plate with a slide on Wednesday in one of the more interesting stories from the Yankees minor league affiliates on Wednesday:
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Mets Daily Farm Report, July 24, 2014: What's a guy gotta do to earn a little respect around here?

Amazin' Avenue (Steve Sypa) — Catch up on all of yesterday’s minor league action from around the Mets farm system! *All results from games played on Wednesday, July 23 rd , 2014 Triple-A - Las Vegas 51's ...
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Mets daily prospect report: Flores, den Dekker stand out

$Newsday An overview of the Mets minor league affiliates on Wednesday:
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Advanced teen driver education course Saturday

$Newsday Tire Rack Street Survival school is bringing its advanced teen drivers education course to Nassau Coliseum from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday.
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Columnist selling Atlantic Beach pad

$Newsday This modern beachfront home has provided one Manhattan resident with an escape from the city, but without the three-hour drive to the East End. Daily News columnist and novelist Linda Stasi...
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Morning Briefing: Say cheese?

ESPN (Adam Rubin) — SEATTLEFIRST PITCH: After stops in San Diego and Seattle, the Mets now move further east as they begin a four-game series against the NL Central-leading Milwaukee Brewers on Thursday night at...
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Minors 7.23.14: Whalen wins in return

ESPN (Adam Rubin) — LAS VEGAS at TACOMA: BoxBINGHAMTON 4, PORTLAND 2: Steven Matz (4-1) limited the Sea Dogs to two runs on Matz seven hits and a walk in seven innings and the B-Mets avoided a three-game sweep....
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4th C.D.: Was Kathleen Rice's role in Cuomo's commission a boost or a burden?

$Newsday One year ago this month, as he trumpeted the formation of his Moreland Commission on Public Corruption, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo appointed Nassau County District Attorney Kathleen Rice as one of its...
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The Pursuit of Perfection

Faith and Fear in Flushing (Jason Fry) — You know things are strange when Greg Prince violates a baseball taboo. The email arrived about midway through Bartolo Colon‘s attempt at retiring 27 straight Seattle Mariners, with the...
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Like Colon, Mejia & Familia nearly flawless

ESPN (Mark Simon) — Bartolo Colon was flawless for much of the afternoon on Wednesday. Jeurys Familia and Jenrry Mejia have both been nearly as flawless for about the last month. The much-improved back end of the...
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Series preview: Mets at Brewers

ESPN (Adam Rubin) — Mike McGinnis/Getty ImagesJonathan Lucroy had a two-homer game Tuesday against Cincinnati, including a walk-off shot.METS (48-53, third place/NL East) vs. MILWAUKEE BREWERS (57-45, first place/NL...
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Mets vs. Mariners Recap: Horseshoes and hand grenades

Amazin' Avenue (Matthew Callan) — Bartolo Colon tossed seven brilliant innings, setting down the first 20 batters he faced, while the bullpen pitched just well enough to not lose as the Mets took the series at Safeco I don't like...
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