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MILWAUKEE, WI - JULY 25: Lucas Duda #21 of the New York Mets runs the bases after hitting a two run homer in the top of the ninth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on July 25, 2014 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

The ‘Duda’ Is Good

Closer Jenrry Mejia extended his arms in front of him and kneeled quickly as he let out a yell with the final out secured in first baseman Lucas Duda’s glove.

07/28/2014

MILWAUKEE, WI - JULY 25: Lucas Duda #21 of the New York Mets runs the bases after hitting a two run homer in the top of the ninth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on July 25, 2014 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Just Call Him ‘The Duda’

The first baseman hit a two-run homer in the top of the ninth inning to lead the Mets to a thrilling come-from-behind 3-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers.

07/26/2014

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5 MLB Players Who Could Make It In The WWE

By Adam W. Bloom Have you ever found yourself wondering if certain athletes could excel in other professions?  After recently watching a WWE match and a baseball game  – I found myself asking that very […]

07/25/2014

SEATTLE, WA - JULY 22:  Starting pitcher Jacob deGrom #48 of the New York Mets pitches in the third inning against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on July 22, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

DeGrom Cruises In 3-1 Win Over Seattle

Jacob deGrom allowed five hits and a run in seven impressive innings, Lucas Duda hit a mammoth home run and the New York Mets beat the Seattle Mariners 3-1 Tuesday night.

07/23/2014

SEATTLE, WA - JULY 21:  Robinson Cano #22 of the Seattle Mariners slides into second with a double as shortstop Ruben Tejada #11 of the New York Mets takes the throw in the seventh inning at Safeco Field on July 21, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Mets Can’t Mount Offensive In Seattle

By TIM BOOTH AP Sports Writer SEATTLE (AP) _ Kyle Seager drove in two runs, Mike Zunino homered into the second deck at Safeco Field and Dustin Ackley stole a home run with a leaping […]

07/22/2014

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Top 5 MLB Closer Celebrations

Do closer celebrations bother you? Here is a list of some of my favorite closer celebrations to help you decide whether they are awesome or down right classless.

07/21/2014

SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 20:  Odrisamer Despaigne #40 of the San Diego Padres is welcomed into the dugout after closing out  the seventh inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets at Petco Park July 20, 2014 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Mets Lose to San Diego, 2-1

Odrisamer Despaigne came within four outs of the first no-hitter in San Diego’s 46-year major league history, and the Padres beat the New York Mets 2-1 Sunday on Seth Smith’s run-scoring infield single in the ninth.

07/21/2014

SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 18:  Travis d'Arnaud #15 of the New York Mets hits an RBI single during the first inning of  a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park July 18, 2014 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

D’Arnaud Wins It In 9th

Travis d’Arnaud’s go-ahead single in the ninth inning lifted the New York Mets to their fourth straight win, 5-4 over the San Diego Padres on Friday night.

07/19/2014

PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/11/2014

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 07:  Ruben Tejada #11 of the New York Mets celebrates his 11th inning game-winning base hit against the Atlanta Braves as teammate Juan Lagares #12 of the New York Mets scores the run at Citi Field on July 7, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Tejada Lifts Mets Over Braves 4-3 In 11

Ruben Tejada singled home the winning run with two outs in the 11th inning, Curtis Granderson hit a tying homer in the eighth and the New York Mets beat the Atlanta Braves 4-3 on Monday night.

07/08/2014

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