NEW YORK (AP) — Slumping newcomer Curtis Granderson hit a sacrifice fly in the 14th inning and the New York Mets outlasted the Atlanta Braves 4-3 on Sunday to prevent a three-game sweep. 137 more words
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Craig Kimbrel struggles in return from right shoulder issue, apologizes for reaction to being pulled
Craig Kimbrel was called on Saturday for the first time since complaining of discomfort in his shoulder last Monday. The appearance did not go smoothly. 142 more words
Eric Young Jr. is batting first for the New York Mets again today. Every time EY has been in the lineup this season it has been in the leadoff spot. 717 more words
Today, we spell redemption “I-K-E.”
1. Ike Davis: Walk-off grand slams are usually good for an “Up” around here.”
2. Curtis Granderson: This is a tentative home-run-centric “Up,” because Granderson’s hesitancy fielding Chris Heisey’s double leading off the eighth put a man in scoring position with no outs. 265 more words