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Mets rock Leake, send Reds to costly loss

Mets rock Leake, send Reds to costly loss

ESPN.com Updated Sep 24, 2013
Daniel Murphy hit a three-run homer off Mike Leake, whose long streak of scoreless innings got shattered early, and the New York Mets beat Cincinnati 4-2 on Tuesday night, a costly setback to the Reds' hopes of a second straight NL Central title.
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  • Abdominal strain a past, not current, issue for Latos

    Abdominal strain a past, not current, issue for Latos

    MLB.com Sep 24, 2013
    Mat Latos wanted to make something very clear in the Reds' clubhouse before Tuesday's game against the Mets. One day after it was reported that Latos has been battling an abdominal strain since late June, the 25-year-old right-hander was adamant that wa…
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  • Mets reinstate Valdespin, return him to Triple-A

    Mets reinstate Valdespin, return him to Triple-A

    MLB.com Sep 24, 2013
    The Mets reinstated infielder Jordany Valdespin to their 40-man roster Tuesday after he completed his 50-game Biogenesis suspension. Though the Mets did not activate Valdespin, they removed him from the restricted list and officially returned him to Tri…
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  • Panicky Mets mess up pitchout, ball hits umpire on Billy Hamilt…

    Panicky Mets mess up pitchout, ball hits umpire on Billy Hamilton’s 13th straight steal

    yahoo.com Sep 24, 2013
    Cincinnati Reds rookie Billy Hamilton makes things happen. He makes things happen and he makes other teams nervous with his blazing speed. Hamilton makes other teams so jittery when he gets a lead from a base, he can even make the opposing pitcher hit t…
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  • Choo's walk-off single sends Reds to postseason

    Choo's walk-off single sends Reds to postseason

    MLB.com Sep 24, 2013
    A long single off the wall by Shin-Soo Choo in the bottom of the 10th inning gave the Reds a 3-2 walk-off victory over the Mets on Monday night, and a few moments later, the Nationals lost in St. Louis to clinch a postseason berth for Cincinnati.
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  • Video - Murphy, Mets Double Up Reds 00:32

    Murphy, Mets Double Up Reds

    Sep 24
    Daniel Murphy hit a three-run homer in the Mets' 4-2 win over the Reds.

Sports Columnists

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    Sep 24
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    Sep 24
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    Sep 24
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