7:24 AM EDT, Tue July 07, 2015
Newsday 8 hours ago

Mets need Michael Cuddyer, Lucas Duda to snap out of offensive funk

As the Mets constructed their team this winter, they envisioned a lineup based on length from top to bottom, with enough firepower to thrive.

Mejia return; Duda off; Kirk back

SAN FRANCISCO -Reliever Jenrry Mejia will be activated for Tuesday’s game against the Giants after serving an 80-game suspension for testing positive for a performance-enhancing drug. Manager Terry Collins said a defined role has not yet been established for Mejia …
Newark Star-Ledger 12 hours ago
Mets vs. San Francisco Giants lineups: Kirk Niewenhuis is here and he's starting

Mets vs. San Francisco Giants lineups: Kirk Niewenhuis is here and he's starting

SAN FRANCISCO — The Mets lineup will come with a few tweaks Monday. Kirk Niewenhuis, fresh off a plane from Triple-A, is starting in left. Michael Cuddyer is starting at first base with Lucas Duda sitting. METS Curtis Granderson -...
Los Angeles Times Jul 4, 2015

Mets defeat Dodgers, 2-1, by scoring a run off Kenley Jansen

KEY MOMENT: With the game tied, 1-1, closer Kenley Jansen gave up a double to Lucas Duda to start the ninth inning. Jansen then failed to field a weak comebacker by Wilmer Flores, resulting in an infield hit that advanced Duda to third base. Duda scored on a sacrifice fly by Kevin Plawecki to break...
MetsBlog Jul 3, 2015

Duda unsatisfied with prolonged slump

Lucas Duda is frustrated, but confident, he will break out of his lengthy slump. Duda’s slump extends beyond his current 1-for-16 stretch, during which he has struck out seven times and five of his last six at-bats. He hit .187 …
New York Post Jul 2, 2015

Frustrated Lucas Duda’s plan for snapping horrific slump

Clamoring for that contract extension for Lucas Duda has quieted considerably. With each strikeout, each failed opportunity with men on base, it seems the patient Mets made the prudent choice...
Newsday Jul 2, 2015

Mets' Lucas Duda bemoans 'pretty tough month'

Lucas Duda's somber tone was about as telling as his words.
MetsBlog Jul 1, 2015

What’s behind Duda’s struggles at the plate?

In the last four weeks, Lucas Duda is hitting just .181 with one home run and eight RBI after starting the season batting .303 with nine HR through his first 204 plate appearances. He is on pace to hit just …
New York Post Jun 30, 2015

Mets need Lucas Duda’s power to avoid July burial

The Mets should set a modest goal for what has the potential to be a rough July: More wins than losses. As it stands, the Mets have endured consecutive losing...
Mets 360 Jun 29, 2015

Are the Mets being too patient at the plate?

Old fish, skunks and wet dog. These putrid stenches somehow reek less than the 2015 Mets offense. There’s just no other way a baseball team with that type of pitching is hovering around .500. Comparing the Mets to 29 other…Read more →Related Posts:Curtis Granderson batting leadoff is unorthodox, but…Lucas Duda is your Mets MVP candidateWhat’s driving Lucas Duda’s surge? It’s…Michael Cuddyer has been disappointingThe Mets offense needs to get back to square one
Newark Star-Ledger Jun 21, 2015
Mets vs. Atlanta Braves lineups: Happy Harvey's Day

Mets vs. Atlanta Braves lineups: Happy Harvey's Day

ATLANTA -- The Mets and Braves finish off their three game series at Turner Field. Matt Harvey takes the mound to help the Mets try to avoid the sweep. METS Curtis Granderson, RF Juan Lagares, CF Lucas Duda, 1B Michael...
Mets 360 Jun 20, 2015

The Mets don’t walk on the road

As of the writing of this article, the Mets are 26-11 at home. That’s a welcome change over the last few seasons, as they’ve struggled to win at Citi Field. In fact, they haven’t finished over .500 at home since…Read more →Related Posts:Comparing Lucas Duda and the rest of the Mets’…There may still be hope for Ruben TejadaDon’t move Jenrry Mejia to the bullpenThe Mets and home run hittersThe 2013 Mets were worse than you thought
MetsBlog Jun 18, 2015

Video highlights from Thursday’s loss to the Blue Jays

Ruben Tejada makes a diving play to keep a Russell Martin ground ball in the infield and throws to first for the out. >> Watch here Lucas Duda ends R.A. Dickey’s shutout with a home run to deep right-center field …
New York Post Jun 15, 2015

Flores, Duda, failed shift the heroes as Mets walk-off in 11th

Holy shift. Lucas Duda’s bloop against an over-shifted Blue Jays defense resuscitated the nearly dead Mets on Monday before Wilmer Flores got the full ice-bucket treatment with a game-winning hit....
MetsBlog Jun 15, 2015

Duda, Flores save Mets, Familia in 11th

The Mets rallied for two runs in the 11th to defeat Toronto 4-3 Monday at Citi Field, ending the Jays’ 11-game winning streak. Wilmer Flores’ RBI single in the 11th scored Lucas Duda, whose bloop single to right on …

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