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New York Mets Daniel Murphy scores in the (Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

New York Mets Daniel Murphy scores in the fourth inning against the Atlanta Braves. (September 9, 2012)

Mets vs. Braves

The Mets lost to the Atlanta Braves 11-3 Saturday in the second game of a three-game series at Citi Field.

New York Mets starting pitcher Chris Young delivers
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New York Mets starting pitcher Chris Young delivers against the Atlanta Braves. (September 9, 2012)

New York Mets Daniel Murphy scores in the
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New York Mets Daniel Murphy scores in the fourth inning against the Atlanta Braves. (September 9, 2012)

Daniel Murphy is safe at home plate in
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Daniel Murphy is safe at home plate in the fourth inning against the Atlanta Braves. (Sept. 9, 2012)

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Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Tommy Hanson delivers against
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Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Tommy Hanson delivers against the New York Mets. (Sept. 9, 2012)

New York Mets' David Wright hits an RBI-double
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New York Mets' David Wright hits an RBI-double off Atlanta Braves' Tommy Hanson in the sixth inning. (Sept. 9, 2012)

Atlanta Braves' Brian McCann is greeted at the
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Atlanta Braves' Brian McCann is greeted at the dugout by teammates after hitting a solo home run off of New York Mets' Chris Young in the sixth inning at Citi Field. (Sept. 9, 2012)

New York Mets catcher Josh Thole, second from
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New York Mets catcher Josh Thole, second from left, watches Atlanta Brave's Brian McCann, right, hit a solo home run off Mets' Chris Young in the sixth inning. (Sept. 9, 2012)

New York Mets' Daniel Murphy high-fives with teammates
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New York Mets' Daniel Murphy high-fives with teammates in the dugout after scoring on a single by Ike Davis in the fourth inning against the Atlanta Braves. (Sept. 9, 2012)

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Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Tommy Hanson in the
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Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Tommy Hanson in the first inning against the Mets at Citi Field. (Sept. 9, 2012)

New York Mets starting pitcher Chris Young (55)
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New York Mets starting pitcher Chris Young (55) throws against the Atlanta Braves in the first inning of a baseball game on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, at Citi Field in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

Chipper Jones looks on after flying out during
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Chipper Jones looks on after flying out during the third inning in a game against the Mets. (Sept. 8, 2012)

Chipper Jones #10 of the Atlanta Braves bats
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Chipper Jones #10 of the Atlanta Braves bats in the first inning against the New York Mets at Citi Field. (Sept. 8, 2012)

The grounds crew struggle against the wind as
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The grounds crew struggle against the wind as they put the tarp on the field during the seventh inning of the game between the Mets and Braves. (Sept. 8, 2012)

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Chipper Jones looks on after hitting into an
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Chipper Jones looks on after hitting into an inning-ending double-play. (Sept. 8, 2012)

Brian McCann hits a two-run double off of
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Brian McCann hits a two-run double off of Jeremy Hefner during the third inning. (Sept. 8, 2012)

Dan Uggla and Freddie Freeman celebrate scoring during
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Dan Uggla and Freddie Freeman celebrate scoring during the third inning in a game against the Mets. (Sept. 8, 2012)

Jeremy Hefner hands the ball to manager Terry
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Jeremy Hefner hands the ball to manager Terry Collins as he leaves the game during the third inning. (Sept. 8, 2012)

Jonathon Niese kicks at the mound after surrendering
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Jonathon Niese kicks at the mound after surrendering a fourth inning home run against Jason Heyward. (Sept. 7, 2012)

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Jonathon Niese reacts after surrendering a fourth inning
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Jonathon Niese reacts after surrendering a fourth inning home run to Jason Heyward. (Sept. 7, 2012)

Daniel Murphy strikes out during the third inning
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Daniel Murphy strikes out during the third inning in a game against the Atlanta Braves. (Sept. 7, 2012)

Chipper Jones strikes out during the third inning
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Chipper Jones strikes out during the third inning with the bases loaded in a game against the Mets at Citi Field on Friday. (Sept. 7, 2012)

Jordany Valdespin in the dugout before the game
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Jordany Valdespin in the dugout before the game against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field on Friday. (Sept. 7, 2012)

Chipper Jones bats during the fifth inning in
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Chipper Jones bats during the fifth inning in a game against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field on Friday. (Sept. 7, 2012)

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David Wright fields the ball during the third
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David Wright fields the ball during the third inning as Paul Maholm advances to third base. (Sept. 7, 2012)

Chipper Jones waves to the crowd after a
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Chipper Jones waves to the crowd after a video was shown of Jones receiving a framed piece of artwork by Charles Fazzino highlighting his career at Shea Stadium. (Sept. 7, 2012)

Andres Torres looks on after suffering an injury
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Andres Torres looks on after suffering an injury during the second inning in a game against the Atlanta Braves as teammates Daniel Murphy and Scott Hairston look on at Citi Field. (Sept. 7, 2012)

Andres Torres leaves the game after suffering an
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Andres Torres leaves the game after suffering an injury during the second inning in a game against the Atlanta Braves on Friday. (Sept. 7, 2012)

Jonathon Niese pitches in a game against the
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Jonathon Niese pitches in a game against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (Sept. 7, 2012)

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Andres Torres makes a catch on a ball
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Andres Torres makes a catch on a ball hit during the second inning by Martin Prado at Citi Field. Torres was injured on the play after falling and left the game. (Sept. 7, 2012)

Atlanta Braves starter Paul Maholm pitches against the
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Atlanta Braves starter Paul Maholm pitches against the Mets at Citi Field. (Sept. 7, 2012)

New York Mets Chief Operating Officer Jeff Wilpon
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New York Mets Chief Operating Officer Jeff Wilpon points out details on a 48 x 40 inch framed piece of artwork by Charles Fazzino that Wilpon presented to Chipper Jones during a news conference before a baseball game between the Mets and Atlanta Braves. (Sept. 7, 2012)

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