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R.A. Dickey #43 of the New York Mets (Credit: Jim McIsaac)

R.A. Dickey #43 of the New York Mets tags out Michael Bourn #24 of the Atlanta Braves as he tries to score in the first inning at Citi Field. (April 7, 2012)

Mets vs. Braves

The New York Mets defeated the Atlanta Braves 4 to 2 at Citi Field.

Atlanta Braves' Jason Heyward watches his two-run double
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Atlanta Braves' Jason Heyward watches his two-run double during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets on Sunday, April 8, 2012, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

New York Mets' Ruben Tejada hits a single
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New York Mets' Ruben Tejada hits a single during the fifth inning of Sunday's game against the Atlanta Braves. (April 8, 2012)

New York Mets' Jason Bay hits a sacrifice
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New York Mets' Jason Bay hits a sacrifice fly to drive in a run against the Atlanta Braves during the fourth inning of a baseball game. (April 8, 2012)

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David Wright takes a pitch during his first
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David Wright takes a pitch during his first innint at -bat. Mets vs. Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (April 8, 2012)

Mets starting pitcher Jonathan Niese against the Atlanta
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Mets starting pitcher Jonathan Niese against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (April 8, 2012)

Jon Rauch #60 of the New York Mets
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Jon Rauch #60 of the New York Mets pitches against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (April 7, 2012)

Josh Thole #30 of the New York Mets
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Josh Thole #30 of the New York Mets hits a fifth inning RBI single against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (April 7, 2012)

David Wright #5 of the New York Mets
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David Wright #5 of the New York Mets throws to first base for the first out of the seventh inning against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (April 7, 2012)

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Ruben Tejada #11 of the New York Mets
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Ruben Tejada #11 of the New York Mets throws to first to complete a sixth inning double play after forcing out Dan Uggla #26 of the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (April 7, 2012)

R.A. Dickey #43 of the New York Mets
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R.A. Dickey #43 of the New York Mets pitches against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (April 7, 2012)

David Wright #5 of the New York Mets
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David Wright #5 of the New York Mets looks on against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (April 7, 2012)

Bobby Parnell #39 of the New York Mets
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Bobby Parnell #39 of the New York Mets looks on after the final out of the seventh inning against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (April 7, 2012)

R.A. Dickey #43 of the New York Mets
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R.A. Dickey #43 of the New York Mets tags out Michael Bourn #24 of the Atlanta Braves as he tries to score in the first inning at Citi Field. (April 7, 2012)

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Frank Francisco #48 of the New York Mets
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Frank Francisco #48 of the New York Mets pitches in the ninth inning against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (April 7, 2012)

New York Mets' Lucas Duda, right, is congratulated
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New York Mets' Lucas Duda, right, is congratulated at the dugout after hitting a home run during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves. (April 7, 2012)

New York Mets' Josh Thole hits an RBI
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New York Mets' Josh Thole hits an RBI single during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves. (April 7, 2012)

New York Mets' David Wright hits a single
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New York Mets' David Wright hits a single during the sixth inning of a game against the Atlanta Braves. (April 7, 2012)

Martin Prado (14) of the Atlanta Braves is
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Martin Prado (14) of the Atlanta Braves is congratulated by his teammates for his two run homer in the 5th inning against the New York Mets at Citi Field. (April 7, 2012)

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New York Mets' Ike Davis (29) celebrates with
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New York Mets' Ike Davis (29) celebrates with teammate Scott Hairston (12) after scoring on a Josh Thole single during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves. (April 7, 2012)

Atlanta Braves' Michael Bourn (24) and Martin Prado
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Atlanta Braves' Michael Bourn (24) and Martin Prado (14) celebrate at home plate after Prado hit a two-run home run during the fifth inning of a game against the New York Mets. (April 7, 2012)

David Wright (5) of the New York Mets
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David Wright (5) of the New York Mets singles on a line drive in the 3rd inning against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (April 7, 2012)

New York Mets' Lucas Duda follows through on
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New York Mets' Lucas Duda follows through on a home run during the fourth inning of a game against the Atlanta Braves. (April 7, 2012)

R.A. Dickey (43) of the New York Mets
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R.A. Dickey (43) of the New York Mets pitches against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (April 7, 2012)

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Atlanta Braves' Jair Jurrjens delivers a pitch during
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Atlanta Braves' Jair Jurrjens delivers a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets. (April 7, 2012)

David Wright (5) of the New York Mets
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David Wright (5) of the New York Mets is congratulated by his teammates for his home run in the first inning against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (April 7, 2012)

New York Mets' David Wright hits a home
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New York Mets' David Wright hits a home run during the first inning of a game against the Atlanta Braves. (April 7, 2012)

New York Mets starting pitcher R.A. Dickey tags
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New York Mets starting pitcher R.A. Dickey tags out Atlanta Braves' Michael Bourn at home plate during the first inning. (April 7, 2012)

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