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Mets starting pitcher Jon Niese delivers against the (Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke)

Mets starting pitcher Jon Niese delivers against the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game at Citi Field. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Mets vs. Braves

The Mets lost to the Atlanta Braves in 10 innings, 4-1, Wednesday in the final game of a two-game set at Citi Field.

Mets manager Terry Collins argues a call with
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Mets manager Terry Collins argues a call with first base umpire Jerry Layne in the tenth inning against the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game at Citi Field. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Mets' Justin Turner doubles to center in the
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Mets' Justin Turner doubles to center in the ninth inning against the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game at Citi Field. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Mets' Marlon Byrd reacts after he strikes out
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Mets' Marlon Byrd reacts after he strikes out in the eighth inning against the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game at Citi Field. (Aug. 21, 2013)

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Mets pitcher LaTroy Hawkins follows through on his
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Mets pitcher LaTroy Hawkins follows through on his delivery against the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game at Citi Field. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Mets' Juan Lagares grounds into a fielder's choice
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Mets' Juan Lagares grounds into a fielder's choice to make the last out in the ninth inning with the game tied at 1-1 against the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game at Citi Field. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Mets relief pitcher Gonzalez Germen throws against the
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Mets relief pitcher Gonzalez Germen throws against the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game at Citi Field. (Aug. 21, 2013)

New York Mets' Travis d'Arnaud bats in the
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New York Mets' Travis d'Arnaud bats in the ninth inning against the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game at Citi Field. (August 21, 2013) Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

Jason Heyward of the Atlanta Braves is helped
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Jason Heyward of the Atlanta Braves is helped up after being hit by a pitch thrown by Mets pitcher Jon Niese in the sixth inning of a baseball game at Citi Field. (Aug. 21, 2013)

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Mets manager Terry Collins takes the ball from
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Mets manager Terry Collins takes the ball from pitcher Scott Atchison in the tenth inning against the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game at Citi Field. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Mets pitcher Scott Rice delivers in the tenth
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Mets pitcher Scott Rice delivers in the tenth inning against the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game at Citi Field. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Jason Heyward of the Atlanta Braves is attended
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Jason Heyward of the Atlanta Braves is attended to after being hit by a pitch thrown by Jon Niese of the Mets in the sixth inning of a baseball game at Citi Field. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Mets starting pitcher Jon Niese is seen on
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Mets starting pitcher Jon Niese is seen on the mound in the seventh inning against the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game at Citi Field. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Mets starting pitcher Jon Niese walks off the
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Mets starting pitcher Jon Niese walks off the field after the end of the top of the seventh against the Atlanta Braves game at Citi Field. (Aug. 21, 2013)

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Mets starting pitcher Jon Niese delivers against the
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Mets starting pitcher Jon Niese delivers against the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game at Citi Field. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Mets' Eric Young hits a bunt single in
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Mets' Eric Young hits a bunt single in the sixth inning against the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game at Citi Field. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Mets' Marlon Byrd hits a two-run home run
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Mets' Marlon Byrd hits a two-run home run in the sixth inning against the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game at Citi Field. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Mets' Eric Young scores in the sixth inning
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Mets' Eric Young scores in the sixth inning against the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game at Citi Field. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Mets' Eric Young catches a line drive to
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Mets' Eric Young catches a line drive to left field by catcher Brian McCann of the Atlanta Braves in the sixth inning of a baseball game at Citi Field. (Aug. 20, 2013)

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Mets' Eric Young catches a line drive to
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Mets' Eric Young catches a line drive to left field by catcher Brian McCann of the Atlanta Braves in the sixth inning of a baseball game at Citi Field. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Mets' Eric Young catches a line drive to
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Mets' Eric Young catches a line drive to left field by catcher Brian McCann of the Atlanta Braves in the sixth inning of a baseball game at Citi Field. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Mets' Eric Young catches a line drive to
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Mets' Eric Young catches a line drive to left field by catcher Brian McCann of the Atlanta Braves in the sixth inning of a baseball game at Citi Field. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Mets' Marlon Byrd hits a two-run home run
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Mets' Marlon Byrd hits a two-run home run in the sixth inning against the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game at Citi Field. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Mets' Eric Young catches a line drive to
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Mets' Eric Young catches a line drive to left field by catcher Brian McCann of the Atlanta Braves in the sixth inning of a baseball game at Citi Field. (Aug. 20, 2013)

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Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Brandon Beachy delivers a
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Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Brandon Beachy delivers a pitch during a game against the Mets. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Zack Wheeler delivers a pitch during a game
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Zack Wheeler delivers a pitch during a game against the Atlanta Braves. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Zack Wheeler delivers a pitch during a game
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Zack Wheeler delivers a pitch during a game against the Atlanta Braves. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Eric Young is safe at first base as
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Eric Young is safe at first base as Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman reaches for the throw. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Ike Davis hits in the first inning of
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Ike Davis hits in the first inning of a game against the Atlanta Braves. (Aug. 20, 2013)

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Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud is seen on the
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Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud is seen on the field during batting practice before the game against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Mets' Ike Davis takes batting practice before the
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Mets' Ike Davis takes batting practice before the game against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Mets catcher John Buck is seen on the
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Mets catcher John Buck is seen on the field during batting practice before the game against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud is seen on the
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Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud is seen on the field during batting practice before the game against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (Aug. 20, 2013)

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