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Collins to stick with new lineup — for now

NY Post (Mike Puma) — Terry Collins doesn’t appear in any hurry to change his newfangled Mets lineup. After moving Curtis Granderson from cleanup to the No. 2 hole on Monday and inserting Daniel Murphy...
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Like Farnsworth, Valverde must find new ways to get hitters out

NY Post (George Willis) — Kyle Farnsworth already is embracing what Terry Collins is trying to convince Jose Valverde to do. The Mets manager had a recent heart-to-heart with his former closer and told Valverde...
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Mets Insider: Harvey the picture of health

NY Daily News (KRISTE ACKERT) — When he isn't having fun stirring controversy with social-media pictures, Matt Harvey is pushing himself through his Tommy John rehab. The injured Mets ace is continuing to throw off flat ground...
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Mets to stick with Curtis Granderson as outfielder mired in worst slump of career

NJ.com (Mike Vorkunov/The Star-Ledger) — Granderson is hitting just .116 after finishing 0-for-3 in the Mets 3-0 loss to the Cardinals. The walk he earned during a failed ninth inning comeback was his first in 10 days.
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Curtis Granderson's hitless streak continues as Mets are shut out by Cardinals

$Newsday The Mets hoped to make themselves more immune from droughts this season, so they lavished a big-money contract on Curtis Granderson.
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Matt Harvey says his 'arm feels unbelievable' and hopes to be back this season

$Newsday While Matt Harvey's middle finger triggered a social media controversy, his rehabbing right elbow remains the primary concern for the Mets. And in that regard, the righthander reported Tuesday...
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Punchless Mets blanked by Cardinals

NY Post (Mike Puma) — Curtis Granderson might be hitting the softest .116 in the history of baseball. The beleaguered Mets outfielder had plenty of company among players who couldn’t make solid contact against Adam...
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Grand Disaster: Mets offense still struggling in 3-0 loss to Cards

NY Daily News (KRISTIE ACKERT) — Curtis Granderson was supposed to be the free agent acquisition to add punch to the Mets offense - especially against right-handed pitching - but the veteran’s start in Queens has been a disaster....
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Mets fall to Cardinals 3-0 as Adam Wainwright shuts down offense again

NJ.com (Mike Vorkunov/The Star-Ledger) — Adam Wainwright throws 7 scoreless innings, allowing just four hits
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Tweet and sour: Time for Matt Harvey to grow up

$Newsday Remember that time Derek Jeter posted something offensive on Twitter and then decided to take down his account after the Yankees asked him to delete the post?
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Gary Bettman: No update on potential Islanders sale

$Newsday NHL commissioner Gary Bettman said Tuesday he did not have an update on the possible sale of the Islanders, saying only that team owner Charles Wang has received interest from “a number” of...
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Mets to keep Lucas Duda out of cleanup spot for now

NJ.com (Mike Vorkunov/The Star-Ledger) — Also, tonight's Mets and Cardinals lineups
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Matt Harvey won't apologize for attention-grabbing tweet; shut down account to stop 'controversy'

NJ.com (Mike Vorkunov/The Star-Ledger) — Harvey: "It was my decision. It wasn’t with the intention of putting the attention on myself. It was more so a funny little picture I saw this morning and I was genuinely excited six months had...
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Jets' preseason schedule announced

$Newsday The Jets kick off their preseason schedule against the Indianapolis Colts at 7 p.m. on Aug. 7, before facing the Bengals on the road in Week 2 of the preseason. 
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Ivan Nova undergoes MRI on elbow, doctor recommends surgery

$Newsday After being placed on the disabled list Sunday with a partially torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow, Ivan Nova underwent an MRI on Tuesday that confirmed the original diagnosis. Team...
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Mets asked Matt Harvey to remove middle finger tweet but not to delete Twitter account

NJ.com (Charles Curtis/NJ.com) — The Mets said it was Harvey's call to delete his own account, which he did on Tuesday afternoon.
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Martin St. Louis Named one of three Lady Byng finalists

$Newsday Martin St. Louis, along with San Jose's Patrick Marleau and Colorado's Ryan O'Reilly were chosen as the three finalists for the trophy awarded to the player who displays a combination of (and I...
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From Philly: A Game 3 preview

$Newsday The gamesmanship has begun...
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This is what Matt Harvey thinks of Tommy John surgery

NY Post (Jonathan Lehman) — It’s been six months since Matt Harvey had Tommy John surgery. Which means it’s been about two minutes since his last digital faux pas. The Mets ace used the six-month...
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Mets' Matt Harvey gives the finger to celebrate Tommy John surgery anniversary

NJ.com (Charles Curtis/NJ.com) — The Mets pitcher posted quite the photo to mark his six-month anniversary since undergoing Tommy John surgery.
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Blog Articles

Minors 4.22.14: Frenchy pitches vs. Vegas

ESPN (Adam Rubin) — LAS VEGAS 21, EL PASO 9: Las Vegas, in its second season as a Mets affiliate, upped its Dykstra record to 15-5. It marks the best start in the 32 years of the Vegas franchise after 20 games....
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Collins sticking with Granderson

Bergen (Matt Ehalt) — J.P. Pelzman in for Matt Manager Terry Collins made it clear after the Mets’ 3-0 loss to st. Louis on Tuesday night that he intends to keep writing the slumping Curtis Granderson’s...
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Mets vs. Cardinals Recap: Holliday, Wainwright wrong the Amazins

Amazin' Avenue (Matthew Callan) — Seven dominant innings from Adam Wainwright? That I can see. A game-saving catch by Matt Holliday? Not so much. Adam Wainwright's pretty good at pitching. Mets fans were taught this back in...
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Movement: a night of soulful house

$Newsday Like many styles of music, the demesne of dance can be broken down into several subgenres; one of which is soulful house.
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TC: Not time to sit Grandy

ESPN (Adam Rubin) — NEW YORK -- Curtis Granderson now is hitless in a career-high 22 straight at-bats. Yet after a 3-0 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Tuesday night at Citi Field, Terry Collins indicated it is not...
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Final Score: Cardinals 3, Mets 0 — Waino Stifles, Holliday Steals

Amazin' Avenue (Matthew Callan) — Seven innings of Adam Wainwright was seven innings too many, as the Mets are shut out by the Cards' ace and the St. Louis bullpen, with some help from Matt Holliday's glove (no, really). The ...
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Rapid Reaction: Cards 3, Mets 0

ESPN (Adam Rubin) — NEW YORK -- Adam Wainwright delivered again in Queens as Mets bats remained quiet.Wainwright tossed seven scoreless innings thanks to Matt Holliday reaching over the wall to take away a homer and...
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Gary Bettman: No update on potential Islanders sale

$Newsday NHL commissioner Gary Bettman said Tuesday he did not have an update on the possible sale of the Islanders, saying only that team owner Charles Wang has received interest from “a number” of...
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NFL announces draft attendees

$Newsday A record 30 NFL hopefuls will be in the house for this year's draft.
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Brooklyn roots, Canadian sounds for Raptors analyst Jack Armstrong

$Newsday TORONTO -- Jack Armstrong grew up in Brooklyn, attended Nazareth High School there and still retains the unmistakable sound of his home borough in his raspy, former coach’s voice.
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Stephen Colbert on 'Late Show:' First look

$Newsday How will the once and future king of "Late Show," Stephen Colbert, appear when he arrives at this exalted place sometime in 2015? We get a hint tonight, when he appears on "Late Show with David...
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Harvey not sorry for tweet, but deletes account

Bergen (Matt Ehalt) — J.P. Pelzman in for Matt Matt Harvey won’t apologize for the photo he posted earlier today on his Twitter account, showing him making an obscene gesture. But the rehabbing Mets ace has had...
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Duda may land in cleanup spot ... in month

ESPN (Adam Rubin) — NEW YORK -- Terry Collins did not say a specific date. But the manager suggested he might give this lineup a month -- with Curtis Granderson No. 2, Daniel Murphy No. 4 and Lucas Duda No. 6 --...
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Students celebrate Earth Day's meaning with cleanup in Oakdale

$Newsday Sarah Owen put on her plastic gloves and grabbed a rake and trash bag before heading to the Locust Avenue Town Ballfield in Oakdale Tuesday to clean up litter.
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Jets' preseason schedule announced

$Newsday The Jets kick off their preseason schedule against the Indianapolis Colts at 7 p.m. on Aug. 7, before facing the Bengals on the road in Week 2 of the preseason. 
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Ivan Nova undergoes MRI on elbow, doctor recommends surgery

$Newsday After being placed on the disabled list Sunday with a partially torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow, Ivan Nova underwent an MRI on Tuesday that confirmed the original diagnosis. Team...
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Dining in Northport: 5 picks

$Newsday In scenic Northport, you’ll want to stroll through town: check out the pier, the gazebo and the shops along Main Street. Beforehand — or afterward — consider one of these five eating places:
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Buh-bye restrictive underpinnings: Lyssé ‘s got ready-to-wear

$Newsday Legging brand Lyssé has branched out into an entire collection of comfortable, flattering ready-to-wear.
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Mets will give Bobby Abreu some playing time in the outfield

Amazin' Avenue (Jeffrey Litt) — Abreu will receive occasional playing time in the outfield in order to keep him sharp and get his bat in the lineup. Given the Mets ' abundance of outfielders with above-average range and the...
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