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New York Mets center fielder Andres Torres steals (Credit: AP)

New York Mets center fielder Andres Torres steals second base under the tag of Detroit Tigers second baseman Brandon Inge in the first innning of a spring training baseball game in Lakeland, Fla. (March 12, 2012)

Mets spring training 2012

Scenes from Port St. Lucie as the Mets begin spring training workouts.

New York Mets starting pitcher Jonathon Niese warms
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New York Mets starting pitcher Jonathon Niese warms up before throwing against the Detroit Tigers in a spring training baseball game in Lakeland, Fla. (March 12, 2012)

New York Mets third baseman Justin Turner throws
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New York Mets third baseman Justin Turner throws out Detroit Tigers Austin Jackson in the first inning of a spring training baseball game in Lakeland, Fla. (March 12, 2012)

New York Mets center fielder Andres Torres steals
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New York Mets center fielder Andres Torres steals second base under the tag of Detroit Tigers second baseman Brandon Inge in the first innning of a spring training baseball game in Lakeland, Fla. (March 12, 2012)

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New York Mets shortstop Ronny Cedeno (13) throws
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New York Mets shortstop Ronny Cedeno (13) throws to first base on a ground ball in the first inning of a spring training baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Lakeland, Fla. (March 12, 2012)

New York Mets' Lucas Duda rounds third base
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New York Mets' Lucas Duda rounds third base after hitting a grand slam off Detroit Tigers pitcher Jacob Turner in the fifth inning of a spring training baseball game in Lakeland, Fla. (March 12, 2012)

Mets starting pitcher Johan Santana throws during the
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Mets starting pitcher Johan Santana throws during the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals. (March 6, 2012)

Mets starting pitcher Johan Santana throws during the
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Mets starting pitcher Johan Santana throws during the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals. (March 6, 2012)

Mets starting pitcher Johan Santana, left, talks with
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Mets starting pitcher Johan Santana, left, talks with manager Terry Collins before taking to the mound in a spring training game against the St. Louis Cardinals. (March 6, 2012)

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St. Louis Cardinals' Shane Robinson, bottom, is out
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St. Louis Cardinals' Shane Robinson, bottom, is out at second base as New York Mets shortstop Ronny Cedeno turns the double play during the first inning. (March 6, 2012)

Dillon Gee #35 of the New York Mets
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Dillon Gee #35 of the New York Mets pitches during the first inning of a preseason game against the Washington Nationals at Digital Domain Park. (March 5, 2012)

Kirk Nieuwenhuis #72 of the New York Mets
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Kirk Nieuwenhuis #72 of the New York Mets runs back to first base after a fly out during a preseason game against the Washington Nationals at Digital Domain Park. (March 5, 2012)

Ike Davis #29 of the New York Mets
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Ike Davis #29 of the New York Mets makes an out at first base during a preseason game against the Washington Nationals at Digital Domain Park. (March 5, 2012)

Daniel Herrera #19 of the New York Mets
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Daniel Herrera #19 of the New York Mets pitches during a preseason game against the Washington Nationals at Digital Domain Park. (March 5, 2012)

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Daniel Herrera #19 of the New York Mets
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Daniel Herrera #19 of the New York Mets pitches during a preseason game against the Washington Nationals at Digital Domain Park. (March 5, 2012)

Vinny Rottino #30 of the New York Mets
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Vinny Rottino #30 of the New York Mets bats during a preseason game against the Washington Nationals at Digital Domain Park. (March 5, 2012)

Mets pitcher Zach Lutz gets hit by a
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Mets pitcher Zach Lutz gets hit by a ball pitched by Bobby Parnell. (March 4, 2012)

PORT ST. LUCIE, FLA. SUNDAY MARCH 4, 2012.
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PORT ST. LUCIE, FLA. SUNDAY MARCH 4, 2012. New York Mets pitcher Bobby Parnell during an intrasquad game on Sunday in Port St. Lucie, Fla.

Mets Juan Lagares is safe at second base
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Mets Juan Lagares is safe at second base as Jordany Valdespin tries to tag him out. (March 4, 2012)

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Mets pitcher Ramon Ramirez delivers a pitch in
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Mets pitcher Ramon Ramirez delivers a pitch in Port St. Lucie. (March 4, 2012)

Mets pitcher Juan Lagaresz takes a swing during
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Mets pitcher Juan Lagaresz takes a swing during in Port St. Lucie. (March 4, 2012)

Scenes from the Mets' spring training in Port
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Scenes from the Mets' spring training in Port St. Lucie taken with the Instagram iPhone app. (Feb. 27, 2012)

Catcher work during spring training in Port St.
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Catcher work during spring training in Port St. Lucie. This photo was taken with the Instagram iPhone app. (Feb. 27, 2012)

In this Instagram iPhone photo, a fan reaches
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In this Instagram iPhone photo, a fan reaches out for an autograph. (Feb. 27, 2012)

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Hitters works during practice in this Instagram iPhone
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Hitters works during practice in this Instagram iPhone app photo. (Feb. 27, 2012)

Scenes from the Mets' spring training in Port
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Scenes from the Mets' spring training in Port St. Lucie taken with the Instagram iPhone app. (Feb. 27, 2012)

In this Instagram iPhone photo, the team gathers
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In this Instagram iPhone photo, the team gathers on the field for practice during spring training. (Feb. 27, 2012)

Pitcher Dillon Gee works in the bullpen in
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Pitcher Dillon Gee works in the bullpen in this Instagram iPhone photo. (Feb. 27, 2012)

Mets first baseman Ike Davis takes a break
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Mets first baseman Ike Davis takes a break from practice in this Instagram iPhone photo. (Feb. 27, 2012)

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Scenes from the Mets' spring training in Port
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Scenes from the Mets' spring training in Port St. Lucie taken with the Instagram iPhone app. (Feb. 27, 2012)

Fans reach for an autograph during spring training
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Fans reach for an autograph during spring training in this Instagram iPhone photo. (Feb. 27, 2012)

Scenes from spring training in Port St. Lucie
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Scenes from spring training in Port St. Lucie taken with the Instagram iPhone app. (Feb. 27, 2012)

Scenes from spring training in Port St. Lucie
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Scenes from spring training in Port St. Lucie taken with the Instagram iPhone app. (Feb. 27, 2012)

Hitters work on their swing during spring training
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Hitters work on their swing during spring training in Port St. Lucie in this Instagram iPhone photo. (Feb. 27, 2012)

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The Mets stand on the field during spring
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The Mets stand on the field during spring training in this Instagram iPhone photo. (Feb. 27, 2012)

Scenes from spring training in Port St. Lucie
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Scenes from spring training in Port St. Lucie taken with the Instagram iPhone app. (Feb. 27, 2012)

Scenes from spring training in Port St. Lucie
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Scenes from spring training in Port St. Lucie taken with the Instagram iPhone app. (Feb. 27, 2012)

Scenes from spring training in Port St. Lucie
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Scenes from spring training in Port St. Lucie taken with the Instagram iPhone app. (Feb. 27, 2012)

Scenes from spring training in Port St. Lucie
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Scenes from spring training in Port St. Lucie taken with the Instagram iPhone app. (Feb. 27, 2012)

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Scenes from spring training in Port St. Lucie
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Scenes from spring training in Port St. Lucie taken with the Instagram iPhone app. (Feb. 27, 2012)

Mets reliever Tim Byrdak dressed as Hulk Hogan
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Mets reliever Tim Byrdak dressed as Hulk Hogan talking to strength and conditioning coordinator Brad Andress during spring training. (Feb. 28, 2012)

Mets reliever pitcher Tim Byrdak runs around the
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Mets reliever pitcher Tim Byrdak runs around the field dressed as Hulk Hogan. (Feb. 28, 2012)

Mets first base coach Tom Goodwin, Ike Davis,
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Mets first base coach Tom Goodwin, Ike Davis, bullpen catcher Dave Racaniello, Jason Bay and David Wright during a spring training workout at Port St. Lucie. (Feb. 28, 2012)

Mets infielder Daniel Murphy during a live batting
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Mets infielder Daniel Murphy during a live batting session at Port St. Lucie. (Feb. 28, 2012)

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Mets Zach Lutz during a spring training workout
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Mets Zach Lutz during a spring training workout in Port St. Lucie. (Feb. 28, 2012)

Mets David Wright catches grounders during a spring
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Mets David Wright catches grounders during a spring training workout. (Feb. 28, 2012)

Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada catches grounders during a
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Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada catches grounders during a spring training workout. (Feb. 28, 2012)

Mets outfielder Lucas Duda gets ready for live
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Mets outfielder Lucas Duda gets ready for live batting practice during a spring training workout. (Feb. 28, 2012)

Mets infielder Daniel Murphy during batting practice in
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Mets infielder Daniel Murphy during batting practice in Port St. Lucie. (Feb. 28, 2012)

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Mets manager Terry Collins during a spring training
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Mets manager Terry Collins during a spring training workout. (Feb. 28, 2012)

Mets pitcher Bobby Parnell throws a live batting
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Mets pitcher Bobby Parnell throws a live batting session during spring training. (Feb. 27, 2012)

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