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Mets Morning News: Lucas Duda makes himself at home

Mets Morning News: Lucas Duda makes himself at home

Your Tuesday morning dose of Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets The Mets had the day off after a tough loss to the Reds, but all was not quiet at Citi Field. With the Mets away, the Rays and Yankees moved into Flushing to play a series originally scheduled for the Irma-soaked city of Tampa Bay. One Lucas Duda, Rays first baseman, found himself rather comfortable, using his old locker in the “home team’s” locker room. He also scored Tampa’s lone run during the 5-1 loss to the Yankees. Noah Syndergaard was decidedly less comfortable after his rehab start was...
New York Post Sep 11, 2017
Lucas Duda has rough night in ‘odd’ return to old home

Lucas Duda has rough night in ‘odd’ return to old home

Lucas Duda stood in front of his old locker in the Mets clubhouse Monday and wasn’t quite sure what to make of the situation. “It’s definitely kind of odd to be back, especially under the circumstances,” Duda said before playing first base for the Rays in a 5-1 loss to the Yankees at Citi Field....
Tampa Tribune Sep 11, 2017
Rays journal: Lucas Duda feels

Rays journal: Lucas Duda feels "odd" in return to Citi Field

NEW YORK - Many of the Rays, starting with starting pitcher RHP Jake Odorizzi, had never been to Citi Field before taking the field for Monday's game, as the team hadn't played there since 2009.But 1B/DH Lucas Duda was quite familiar, having played 7 seasons there for the Mets before
Washington Times Sep 11, 2017

Rays move into Citi Field, their home away from home

NEW YORK (AP) - Evan Longoria was in David Wright's lockers just inside the entrance to the Mets clubhouse, where the Giants and Virginia Tech football helmets had been removed along with the rest of New York's gear. Lucas Duda, traded from the Mets to the Rays in July, was ...
Amazin Avenue Sep 11, 2017
Monday Morning Mets Mind Boggler: Mets who slugged .500

Monday Morning Mets Mind Boggler: Mets who slugged .500

Can you name every Met to post a slugging percentage of at least .500 in a season? Before losing their key offensive players to trade and injury, the Mets were a prolific power-hitting team in 2017. In fact, among the team’s everyday players, four of them—Michael Conforto, Yoenis Cespedes, Lucas Duda, and Jay Bruce—were slugging over .500 before their respective seasons with the Mets came to an end. For this week’s Mind Boggler, we’re asking you to name every player in Mets history to slug over .500 in a single season Every Met with a single-season slugging percentage of at least...
CSN Philly Sep 5, 2017

Best of MLB: Jake Odorizzi, Lucas Duda help Rays stay in thick of wild-card hunt

We recap Tuesday's top MLB action, including the Rays squeezing past the Twins for a 2-1 win to stay in the thick of the American League wild-card race.
WATCH: Lucas Duda drives in both Rays' runs Tuesday night

WATCH: Lucas Duda drives in both Rays' runs Tuesday night

Lucas Duda homered and doubled Tuesday night, providing the Tampa Bay Rays with both of their runs against the Twins.
WATCH: Duda bests Giolito in a Lucas vs. Lucas battle

WATCH: Duda bests Giolito in a Lucas vs. Lucas battle

Tampa Bay Rays first baseman Lucas Duda takes White Sox righty Lucas Giolito deep for a solo homer Sunday afternoon.
Mets 360 Sep 3, 2017

The late-season audition of Dominic Smith

When the gods wish to punish us, they answer our prayers. For such a long time, many fans couldn’t wait to be rid of Lucas Duda and put someone, anyone else in his place. And then this year when Dominic…Read more →
Amazin Avenue Sep 1, 2017
Mets Daily Prospect Report, 9/1/17: The playoff-bound affiliate wins again and the Cyclones sweep a doubleheader

Mets Daily Prospect Report, 9/1/17: The playoff-bound affiliate wins again and the Cyclones sweep a doubleheader

Catch up on all the Mets prospects in yesterday's minor league action! *All results from games played on Thursday, August 31, 2017 Triple-A - Las Vegas 51s (52-86) SACRAMENTO 8, LAS VEGAS 7 (Box) Trailing by one in the top of the ninth inning, the 51s got a game-tying solo home run from Phillip Evans, but that was erased when Kevin McGowan gave up a run on a walk-off single in the bottom of the frame. Robert Gsellman, who you may not have noticed was optioned to Vegas, got the start and gave up all of the other seven runs that Sacramento scored over the course of six innings. RF John...
Larry Brown Sports Aug 19, 2017

Noah Syndergaard posts Twitter tribute to all his traded teammates

Noah Syndergaard is pouring one out on social media for his fallen comrades. The New York Mets right-hander took to Twitter on Friday to post a tribute to his now-former teammates Curtis Granderson, Lucas Duda, Jay Bruce, and Neil Walker, all of whom were traded away in the last few weeks. Syndergaard also threw in...Read More

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