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Francisco Lindor, Buck Showalter's brilliance lead Mets past Marlins

Francisco Lindor, Buck Showalter’s brilliance lead Mets past Marlins

MIAMI — Buck Showalter and Francisco Lindor combined for a rare form of double trouble Friday night. First, the Mets manager won a double challenge on a double-play call in the sixth inning. Then, his star shortstop emerged to ensure it counted with a go-ahead three-run double that sent the Mets to a 5-3 victory …

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Mets ride Pete Alonso, Francisco Lindor's homers to rout of Marlins

Mets ride Pete Alonso, Francisco Lindor’s homers to rout of Marlins

In “MV-Pete” they trust. Pete Alonso’s wild ride through what has been a magical Mets season to this point included another grand performance Friday night that left the Citi Field faithful singing his praises. The slugging first baseman had never hit a grand slam before 2022, but it’s clear this isn’t just another season for …

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Mets use balanced offensive attack to pound rival Phillies

Mets use balanced offensive attack to pound rival Phillies

Maybe the Mets really can survive the looming June gauntlet without Jacob deGrom and Max Scherzer. Their lineup seems prepared to slug its way through the brutal stretch of playoff contenders. The latest evidence arrived Saturday night at Citi Field, in an 8-2 pounding of the Phillies that exhibited this group’s versatility. There was a …

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