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McCarron: Ike who? Lucas Duda is making first impression with Mets

NY Daily News (Anthony Mccarron) — Turns out, the answer for the Mets at first base was Lucas Duda and they were right for choosing the patient first baseman over Ike Davis a few months ago. If you need further proof of that, just...
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Matt Harvey could begin throwing as soon as Friday

$Newsday Matt Harvey will soon take a major step in his rehab from Tommy John surgery.
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Amazin’ progress can only continue if Sandy spends big

NY Post (Kevin Kernan) — Don’t let these wins against the horrendous Phillies fool you. Yes, the Mets are making progress, there is light at the end of the tunnel, but the need for a...
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It took some extra pitches, but Zack Wheeler stifles Phillies

NY Post (Howie Kussoy) — Wednesday’s matinee at Citi Field was accompanied by trade chatter, with the Mets and Phillies surrounded by questions about new names and faces, potentially ending eras and starting chapters....
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Matt Harvey, advancing in rehab, wants ‘one inning’ in 2014

NY Post (Mike Puma) — Matt Harvey could throw from a mound next week for the first time since undergoing Tommy John surgery last October. The right-hander said he could also pitch in the Mets...
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Zack Wheeler showing maturity on the mound

$Newsday Perhaps last season, Wednesday would have been one of those "bad days" for Zack Wheeler. An earlier-than-normal, 12:10 p.m. start time, a bit of early trouble, and the young righthander could have...
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Mets reliever Jeurys Familia strikes it big with another hit (Mike Vorkunov | The Star-Ledger) — Familia maintained his perfect average this season with an RBI single, putting him at 2-for-2 this season.
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MLB Trade Rumors: Mets 2B Daniel Murphy says he'll be 'fine' as deadline nears (Mike Vorkunov | The Star-Ledger) — The All-Star second baseman is a rare commodity — a middle infielder who can hit. He showed it again today after going 3-for-5 in the Mets’ 11-2 win over the Phillies, hitting the go-ahead...
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Mets go into trade deadline expecting calm, and with 11-2 win over Philadelphia Phillies (Mike Vorkunov | The Star-Ledger) — Collins: “As we’ll find out, in my opinion, there will be less movement than anybody thinks here in the next 30 hours."
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Atta boy! Uh, we mean girl! Kayla Roncin leads Toms River to N.J. state Little League title (Kevin Manahan | — Despite heckling, the 12-year-old hero leads her team to the next round of the Little League tournament
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Daniel Murphy, Lucas Duda homer in Mets' rout of Phillies

$Newsday Just hours after they were shut out, the Mets suddenly couldn't be stopped.
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Former Yankees third baseman Eric Chavez retires (A.J. Perez | — Chavez spent parts of two seasons with the Yankees.
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Daniel Murphy, Lucas Duda power Mets in 11-2 blowout over Phillies

NY Daily News (KRISTIE ACKERT) — It was a hard job the Mets asked of Zack Wheeler last season. At 23-years old, he was not expected to follow in the footsteps of Matt Harvey. They would never ask that of him. The Mets were asking...
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Murphy’s blast in series clincher is reminder for Mets to keep him

NY Post (Mike Puma) — Daniel Murphy is still available, but likely headed nowhere. Just to remind the Mets of his value heading into Thursday’s 4 p.m. non-waiver trade deadline, the scrappy second baseman offered...
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Mets give Zack Wheeler plenty run support in 11-2 win over Philadelphia Phillies (Mike Vorkunov | The Star-Ledger) — Wheeler allows two runs in 6 2/3 innings, supported by outpouring of runs, including 3-run HR from Daniel Murphy
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MLB trade rumors: ' Very good chance' Boston Red Sox will move John Lackey, Jon Lester (A.J. Perez | — Lester, Lackey each have several suitors head of Thursday's trade deadline.
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MLB trade rumors: Even if Phillies keep Cole Hamels, club could could make deadline interesting (A.J. Perez | — The Phillies could pull of a blockbuster trade to free up millions.
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MLB Trade Rumors: Mets expect to stay quiet at trade deadline (Mike Vorkunov | The Star-Ledger) — The Mets enter today 51-56 and 7.5 games out of the NL East lead and 6.5 games out of a wildcard spot.
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WATCH: 'Sharknado 2' clips feature chaotic (and hilarious) Citi Field scenes (Charles Curtis | — The Syfy movie has some scenes at the Mets' home.
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Yankees daily prospect report: Severino back in control

$Newsday An overview of the Yankees minor league affiliates on Tuesday:
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Blog Articles

Minors 7.30.14: Conforto 3-for-3, 2 RBIs

ESPN (Adam Rubin) — EL PASO at LAS VEGAS: Starter Logan Verrett surrendered four runs in six innings, including homers to Tyler Greene, Cody Decker and Taylor Lindsey. BoxNEW HAMPSHIRE 7, BINGHAMTON 2: Starter Greg...
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Amazin' Avenue Audio, Episode 79: Tulo and the TRAID deadline

Amazin' Avenue (Jeffrey Paternostro) — Just trade for Troy Tulowitzki and everything will be okay, Run Time: 1:22:47 In the "There's always money for Tulo in the banana stand edition," Jeffrey and Greg are contractually obligated to...
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Mets Injury Update: Matt Harvey to throw off of mound soon

Amazin' Avenue (Aaron Yorke) — The 25-year-old pitcher has permission to ramp up his rehab. Eleven months after his last start in the big leagues, Matt Harvey will  soon throw off a mound as he continues to rehab his arm...
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3rd S.D.: Fritz petitions survive Senate Democrats' objections

$Newsday Democratic State Senate contender Joseph Fritz withstood objections raised by the Senate Democratic campaign at the Suffolk Board of Elections to knock him off the primary ballot in the third...
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Mets Trade Rumors: Bartolo Colon unlikely to be dealt before deadline

Amazin' Avenue (Chris McShane) — The 41-year-old starting pitcher seemingly hasn't drawn interest on the trade market. With the trade deadline less than twenty-four hours away, it sounds like Bartolo Colon won't be traded away...
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Trade talk; Mets win series vs. Phils

Bergen (Matt Ehalt) — NEW YORK –A source said nothing new has developed for the Mets on the trade front, and all indications are the Mets are not going to be heavy players at the deadline. The Mets could...
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Mets vs. Phillies Recap: Oh happy day

Amazin' Avenue (Adam L. Walsh) — The Mets destroyed the Phillies Wednesday afternoon with a barrage of runs. Amidst the usual flurry of trade rumors on the eve of the trade deadline, there was a rubber game to be played, and the...
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For Mets, light at end of tunnel appears

ESPN (Adam Rubin) — NEW YORK -- Apparently there is a light at the end of the tunnel.After two collapses and five consecutive losing seasons, things are starting to look up for the New York Mets.The Amazin’s...
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Matt Harvey to mound next week

ESPN (Adam Rubin) — NEW YORK -- Matt Harvey has the go-ahead to get on a mound next week for the first time Harvey since undergoing Tommy John surgery on Oct. 22, 2013.Harvey had wanted to be on a mound in June,...
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Final Score: Mets 11, Phillies 2—Two crooked numbers do the job

Amazin' Avenue (Adam L. Walsh) — The Mets put up eleven runs and fifteen hits en route to a comfortable victory. It was a good game to go to today, as the Mets defeated the Phillies by a score of 11-2 and took care of...
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Rapid Reaction: Mets 11, Phillies 2

ESPN (Adam Rubin) — NEW YORK -- It's safe to say the Philadelphia Phillies are no longer the team to beat.Zack Wheeler continued to make the case he is becoming an elite pitcher and Daniel Murphy launched a three-run...
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Bellport bike theft leads to a neighborly reaction

$Newsday Bobby Sterling, 57, of Brookhaven has braved rain, wind, and even snow on a bicycle for as long as he could remember. But his adventures were interrupted when his newest bike, a Specialized...
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de Blasio: no time for Moreland flap

$Newsday Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday he’s just too busy with city business to pay attention to controvery over whether Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo meddled in the work of his anti-corruption panel.
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Mets Trade Rumors: Terry Collins expects uneventful trade deadline

Amazin' Avenue (Andrew Gould) — The manager believes tomorrow's trade deadline will pass without his club making any moves. Manager Terry Collins joined Sandy Alderson's quest to quell fans' expectations by reiterating the ...
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Feeding the kids: Chicken cheddar bacon ranch macaroni and cheese

$Newsday In my ongoing quest to find tasty, kid-friendly food appropriate for the whole family, this week I chose a fun twist on traditional macaroni and cheese. I found the recipe in "Eat What You Love --...
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Oceanside candidate's case to be heard by judge

$Newsday A judge will hear a candidate’s argument next week for an injunction against the Oceanside Sanitation District to settle the contested June election.
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5 Seconds of Summer set for Jones Beach

$Newsday The boy band is set to play in September ... of 2015.
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Mets trade rumors: Mets weighing options, but will probably be quiet at the trade deadline

Amazin' Avenue (Thomas Rende) — The trade deadline is tomorrow, but the Mets don't have too many irons in the fire. With the trade deadline fast approaching, the Mets are in an interesting position where they could...
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Mets trade rumors: Troy Tulowitzki or Carlos Gonzalez deal unlikely to happen before deadline

Amazin' Avenue (Andrew Gould) — The Mets will have to wait until the winter to engage the Rockies in serious discussions for either of their star hitters. If the Mets are serious about prying Troy Tulowitzki or Carlos...
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Mets trade rumors: The case for trading Daniel Murphy

Amazin' Avenue (Lukas Vlahos) — He's leading the team in many offensive categories, but that doesn't mean the Mets shouldn't trade him. Daniel Murphy has been one of the few bright spots on some bad Met teams the last couple...
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