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Mets top Pirates on Baxter's pinch-hit single

Mets top Pirates on Baxter's pinch-hit single

ESPN.com Updated May 9, 2013
Juan Lagares robbed Andrew McCutchen of a go-ahead hit in the top of the ninth inning, then pinch-hitter Mike Baxter's single in the bottom half sent the New York Mets over the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 Thursday night.
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  • With Francisco Coming Back, Decisions Loom

    With Francisco Coming Back, Decisions Loom

    nytimes.com May 9, 2013
    Frank Francisco could soon rejoin the Mets, but Bobby Parnell has been pitching well in the closer's role this season.
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  • Mets, Baseball Tomorrow Fund pledge Sandy help

    Mets, Baseball Tomorrow Fund pledge Sandy help

    MLB.com May 9, 2013
    The Baseball Tomorrow Fund and the Mets Foundation announced Thursday that they will donate up to $1 million through a relief grant program for youth baseball and softball organizations directly affected by Superstorm Sandy. The grant program will provi…
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  • Mets should consider chasing White Sox outfielder Alex Rios at …

    Mets should consider chasing White Sox outfielder Alex Rios at trade deadline

    nydailynews.com May 9, 2013
    For a couple of reasons, the arrival of the underachieving, hitting-challenged Chicago White Sox at Citi Field served as an enlightenment for the Mets.
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  • Video - Baxter, Mets Walk Off 00:32

    Baxter, Mets Walk Off

    May 9
    Pinch-hitter Mike Baxter hit a walk-off single in the ninth to lift the Mets to a 3-2 win over the Pirates.
  • Video - Web Gems 00:58

    Web Gems

    May 9
    Does Juan Lagares' leaping catch at the wall top Miguel Tejada's reigning Web Gem?

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