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Lindor in New York groove with Mets records in sight

Francisco Lindor ties Mets single-season record shortstop RBIs n”,”providerName”:”Twitter”,”providerUrl”:”https://twitter.com”,”type”:”rich”,”width”:550,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({“locale”:”en-us”,”slug”:”francisco-lindor-ties-mets-single-season-record-shortstop-rbis”,”type”:”story”}).parts.2″:{“data”:{“type”:”id”,”generated”:true,”id”:”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({“locale”:”en-us”,”slug”:”francisco-lindor-ties-mets-single-season-record-shortstop-rbis”,”type”:”story”}).parts.2.data”,”typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”type”:”oembed”,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbed”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({“locale”:”en-us”,”slug”:”francisco-lindor-ties-mets-single-season-record-shortstop-rbis”,”type”:”story”}).parts.3″:{“content”:”Lindor has sparked the Mets to a six-game winning streak and a 20-6 record since the start of their series against the rival Braves on July 11 — the day, not coincidentally, that Lindor got red-hot.nnThe Mets’ sweep of the Reds marks a full calendar month since …

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MLB Power Rankings: Dodgers make it clear they’re the best team in baseball; Mets rise to No. 2

Last week here at The Official Power Rankings, we discussed some possible “upstart” teams that could make a run and win the World Series. It’s always a possibility, especially given the added teams to the postseason and the number of layers in the playoffs before even getting to the Fall Classic.  Of course, there’s also …

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Mets piling up wins by playing old-school gritty baseball

You’re telling me that Buck Showalter couldn’t get back into a major league dugout for three years because teams’ owners and new-age front office personnel thought the old school manager would demand too much authority? Oh, my goodness gracious. The culture shift in Queens has been as dramatic as the turnaround in the Mets’ record …

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Max Scherzer, Pete Alonso propel Mets to key sweep over rival Braves

The NL East cannot be won in August, never mind in one series, even if it is five games. But the Mets are at least giving themselves a little more room to breathe. Strong starting pitching from David Peterson and Max Scherzer, plus standout offensive performances by Francisco Lindor and Pete Alonso, fueled the Mets …

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