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Bryce Harper finishes off Mets in bottom of 13th

Bryce Harper finishes off Mets in bottom of 13th

Bryce Harper belted a two-run homer in the bottom of the 13th inning to lift the Washington Nationals to a 5-3 win over the New York Mets.
Nationals beat Mets by 6

Nationals beat Mets by 6

Doug Fister has been one of the most consistent pitchers for Washington this season and he continued his steady form in leading the Nationals to a 7-1 win over the New York Mets on Wednesday.
Mets rout Oakland

Mets rout Oakland

Chris Young slammed a pair of solo home runs and scored three times, as the Mets routed Oakland by a 10-1 count in the opener of a two-game interleague set Tuesday.

Mets rout Phillies an 11-2

Wilmer Flores hit a grand slam and knocked in a career-high six runs, and the New York Mets took an 11-2 win over the Philadelphia Phillies.

New York Mets edge Phillies 4-1

Chris Young belted a two-run homer to back a solid start from Zack Wheeler as the New York Mets edged the Philadelphia Phillies, 4-1.

Mets defeat Dodgers 5-3

Juan Lagares' go-ahead RBI single in the bottom of the seventh inning helped the New York Mets to a 5-3 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers.

Dodgers defeat Mets 4-3

The Dodgers took their second straight from the New York Mets, 4-3, on Wednesday.

Mets beat Yankees 12-7

The Mets beat the Yankees for a sixth straight time, jumping on Vidal Nuno early and cruising to a 12-7 win on Tuesday night.

New York Mets defeat Yankees 9-7

Chris Young capped a three-run eighth inning with a tie-breaking two-run homer to send the New York Mets past the New York Yankees, 9-7.

New York Mets defeat New York Yankees 9-7

Chris Young capped a three-run eighth inning with a tie-breaking two-run homer to send the New York Mets past the New York Yankees, 9-7.

New York Mets defeat Diamondbacks 9-0

Kirk Nieuwenhuis went 3-for-5 with a home run and three RBI as the New York Mets defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks, 9-0.

MLB: NY Mets 3, Washington 1

Curtis Granderson's two-run homer in the seventh inning snapped a tie and lifted the New York Mets to a 3-1 win over the Washington Nationals on Sunday.

Mets sign Curtis Granderson to 4-year contract

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., Dec. 9 (UPI) -- Outfielder Curtis Granderson has signed a four-year contract with the New York Mets, the team announced Monday at the winter meetings in Florida.

Ex-all-star Tony Clark named MLBPA executive director

LA JOLLA, Calif., Dec. 3 (UPI) -- Former first baseman Tony Clark Tuesday was named executive director of the Major League Baseball Players Association following the death of Michael Weiner.

MLB: Tampa Bay 4, New York Yankees 0

NEW YORK, Sept. 26 (UPI) -- Alex Cobb turned in seven shutout innings Thursday and pushed Tampa Bay closer to the playoffs with a 4-0 decision over the New York Yankees.
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Detroit Tigers Curtis Granderson hugs first base as he just gets back before the tag by St. Louis Cardinals Albert Pujols in the first inning at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on June 16, 2009. (UPI Photo/Bill Greenblatt)
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Curtis Granderson (born March 16, 1981, in Blue Island, Illinois) is an American Major League Baseball player for the New York Yankees.

Curtis Granderson grew up in Lynwood, Illinois, a city south of Chicago. Granderson attended high school at Thornton Fractional South High School in Lansing, Illinois. As a senior in 1999, Granderson hit .427 and was selected SICA Central All-Conference, and earned All-Area recognition from The Times of Northwest Indiana (Illinois edition) and the Daily Southtown.

As a freshman at University of Illinois-Chicago in 2000, Granderson led the team with seven home runs and 45 walks. He followed that with a strong sophomore season in which he hit .304, leading the team in runs, home runs, and walks. After his sophomore year, Granderson played in a summer collegiate league for the Mankato Mashers, now known as the MoonDogs, of the Northwoods League. Granderson was named Second-Team All-American by Baseball America and USA Today's Baseball Weekly and a Third-Team Louisville Slugger NCAA Division I All-American following his junior season. He graduated with a degree in business administration.

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