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New York Post Sep 12, 2014

The one reason the Mets should worry about Lucas Duda

Chances are, this will be yet another losing season for the Mets, their sixth straight, with the club four below .500 with 14 games remaining following Friday night’s 4-3 victory...
KFFL Sep 10, 2014

Mets | Lucas Duda sitting

New York Mets 1B Lucas Duda is not in the starting lineup Wednesday, Sept. 10. ...
Mets 360 Sep 7, 2014

Supporting cast electrifying the Mets’ offense

Remember the August 3rd game against the San Francisco Giants, when Terry Collins decided to rest Lucas Duda and Daniel Murphy against Madison Bumgarner? The offense only mustered two hits for the game, and scored zero runs. With Murphy going…Read more →Related Posts:Early on 2014 Mets rely too much on HR for offenseCurtis Granderson and the leadoff positionDespite Davis and Duda’s struggles, Mets’…Travis d’Arnaud’s spot in the lineupDaniel Murphy is driving the Mets offense
MetsBlog Sep 5, 2014

Game recap: Mets 14 – Reds 5

Recap: The Mets blitzed the Reds, 14-5, in their series opener Friday night in Cincinnati. Need to Know: The Mets socked 16 hits and every starter, including pitcher Bartolo Colon, scored at least one run. They also blasted five homers, with Travis d’Arnaud, Curtis Granderson, Lucas Duda, Wilmer Flores and Dilson Herrera registering roundtrippers. David Wright had four hits and scored a pair of […]
MetsBlog Sep 3, 2014

Daniel Murphy as the “Super-Utility Man.”

In 2015, the Mets should use their All-Star 2B Daniel Murphy as “a super-utility man,” writes columnist Joel Sherman (NY Post, Sept. 3). “In the best-case scenario, Lucas Duda is not a one-year wonder, Wilmer Flores and/or Dilson Herrera can produce at second, David Wright has a bounce-back season and the Mets find an impact left fielder,” writes […]
Mets 360 Sep 2, 2014

Don’t worry about Dilson Herrera’s defense

Labor Day’s game was pretty brutal. The Mets team had a tremendous six-error game against the hated Miami Marlins, in which young second baseman Dilson Herrera committed two of those blunders. He also had a spectacular day at the plate,…Read more →Related Posts:Mets make bold move promoting Dilson HerreraBeing aggressive: Why Lucas Duda is having a career season.Quick Hitter: Matz, Herrera tearing up BinghamtonMets add athletic middle infielder in Dilson HerreraMets top prospects: Numbers 30-26

Analysis: Will 2015 really be better?

NEW YORK -- Add Matt Harvey and Bobby Parnell to an already solid staff and the New York Mets should have playoff-caliber pitching in 2015. Still, it is entirely possible the glass-half-full outlook for next season is a mirage, and the Mets’ streak of consecutive losing seasons persists. Once Lucas Duda and Travis d’Arnaud began to produce this season, it seemed reasonable to assert that the Mets were a shortstop and left fielder away from becoming legitimate wild-card contenders.
New York Daily News Aug 25, 2014
The Duda Astounds: Mets' Lucas speaks softly, carries big bat

The Duda Astounds: Mets' Lucas speaks softly, carries big bat

Kirk Nieuwenhuis just laughed. The Mets outfielder had seen this before.With Lucas Duda putting up some startling numbers, reporters filtered into the clubhouse trying to learn something — anything — about the big, quiet first baseman.
New York Post Aug 25, 2014

Duda’s success a matter of timing, ex-coach says

Lucas Duda is the quiet man carrying a loud stick. A season that began with the Mets questioning whether Ike Davis or Duda should be the team’s starting first baseman...

Duda snubbed for NL honor

NEW YORK -- Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado claimed the NL Player of the Duda Arenado Week honor, beating Lucas Duda for the honor. Arenado hit .545 (12-for-22) with three solo homers and an MLB-best 1.045 slugging percentage for the week ending Sunday. Capped by a two-homer game Sunday at Dodger Stadium, Duda hit .348 (8-for-23) with five homers, 11 RBIs and a 1.000 slugging percentage.
MetsBlog Aug 25, 2014

Highlights: Triple play and home runs, Collins and Duda talk win

Terry Collins and Lucas Duda discuss the powerful bats that led the Mets to a 11-3 win over the Dodgers on Sunday afternoon >> Watch here The Mets turn a triple play in the sixth inning against the Dodgers by throwing out Yasiel Puig at home plate after a 5-4-3 double play >> Watch here […]
Mets 360 Aug 25, 2014

Lucas Duda’s day has come

For years the debate raged on. Should the Mets keep Ike Davis or Lucas Duda as their first baseman?  Some thought that Duda was the clear-cut better choice, while others steadfastly defended Davis.  I flip-flopped my stance on Davis more…Read more →Related Posts:Lucas Duda or Ike Davis: Pick oneThe ballad of Lucas DudaHow long will Lucas Duda’s job be safe?It’s time to pick Duda or DavisWhat’s driving Lucas Duda’s surge? It’s…
Newsday Aug 24, 2014

Lucas Duda continues power surge with two home runs, career-high five RBIs

Mets slugger Lucas Duda grew up less than an hour away from Dodger Stadium, and he played collegiate baseball just across town at Southern California.
Newsday Aug 24, 2014

David Wright, Daniel Murphy injured during Mets' rout of Dodgers

Terry Collins sat near the railing of the Mets' dugout here, a perch that left him splashed in the Southern California sun. He should have been able to relax on a tension-free Sunday afternoon, when his team bashed four homers, two of them by Lucas Duda.

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