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Daniel Murphy slides into second base in the (Credit: David Pokress)

Daniel Murphy slides into second base in the 4th inning. (July 22, 2012)

Mets vs. Dodgers

The Mets were swept in three games by the Dodgers at Citi Field.

Ruben Tejada scores to tie the game 3-3
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Ruben Tejada scores to tie the game 3-3 on Ike Davis's 9th inning groundout. (July 22, 2012)

Matt Kemp scores in the 12th inning.
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Matt Kemp scores in the 12th inning. (July 22, 2012)

Dodgers' Andre Ethier scores in the 12th inning.
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Dodgers' Andre Ethier scores in the 12th inning. (July 22, 2012)

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Dodgers manager Don Mattingly argues with first base
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Dodgers manager Don Mattingly argues with first base umpire Mike Dimuro in the 10th inning. (July 22, 2012)

Jonathon Niese in the dugout during the 8th
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Jonathon Niese in the dugout during the 8th inning. (July 22, 2012)

Dodgers' Matt Treanor and Luis Cruz celebrate after
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Dodgers' Matt Treanor and Luis Cruz celebrate after scoring in the 12th inning. (July 22, 2012)

Daniel Murphy doubles in the 4th inning against
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Daniel Murphy doubles in the 4th inning against the Dodgers. (July 22, 2012)

Jonathan Niese watches while the Dodgers' Juan Rivera
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Jonathan Niese watches while the Dodgers' Juan Rivera rounds the bases after hitting a two run home run in the 4th inning. (July 22, 2012)

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Jonathan Niese pitching against the Dodgers. (July 22,
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Jonathan Niese pitching against the Dodgers. (July 22, 2012)

Daniel Murphy slides into second base in the
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Daniel Murphy slides into second base in the 4th inning. (July 22, 2012)

David Wright strikes out in the third inning.
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David Wright strikes out in the third inning. (July 22, 2012)

Jonathon Niese wipes the sweat from his face.
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Jonathon Niese wipes the sweat from his face. (July 22, 2012)

Juan rivera hits a two run home run
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Juan rivera hits a two run home run in he 4th inning. (July 22, 2012)

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David Wright singles in the 5th inning. (July
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David Wright singles in the 5th inning. (July 22, 2012)

Jonathon Niese pitching against the Dodgers. (July 22,
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Jonathon Niese pitching against the Dodgers. (July 22, 2012)

Dodgers' Juan Rivera, right, is greeted at home
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Dodgers' Juan Rivera, right, is greeted at home plate by Matt Kemp after he hit a two run home run in the 4th inning.

Jonathan Niese pitching against the Dodgers. (July 22,
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Jonathan Niese pitching against the Dodgers. (July 22, 2012)

Miguel Batista on the mound during the first
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Miguel Batista on the mound during the first inning of a game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Citi Field. (July 21, 2012)

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Miguel Batista looks on after surrendering a third-inning
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Miguel Batista looks on after surrendering a third-inning run. (July 21, 2012)

Miguel Batista talks to Mets infielders in the
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Miguel Batista talks to Mets infielders in the first inning. (July 21, 2012)

David Wright walks back to the dugout after
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David Wright walks back to the dugout after popping out in the third inning. (July 21, 2012)

Matt Kemp of the Dodgers hits a fourth-inning
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Matt Kemp of the Dodgers hits a fourth-inning RBI triple. (July 21, 2012)

Chris Capuano of the Dodgers tries to field
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Chris Capuano of the Dodgers tries to field a bunt from Jordany Valdespin in the third inning. (July 21, 2012)

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Matt Kemp hits a fourth-inning RBI triple. (July
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Matt Kemp hits a fourth-inning RBI triple. (July 21, 2012)

Jason Bay connects on a third-inning RBI single.
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Jason Bay connects on a third-inning RBI single. (July 21, 2012)

Miguel Batista sits in the dugout in the
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Miguel Batista sits in the dugout in the fourth inning. (July 21, 2012)

Johan Santana stands on the mound in the
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Johan Santana stands on the mound in the first inning after surrendering a two-run home run against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Citi Field. (July 20, 2012)

Aaron Harang pitches against the Mets at Citi
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Aaron Harang pitches against the Mets at Citi Field. (July 20, 2012)

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Matt Kemp celebrates his first inning two-run home
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Matt Kemp celebrates his first inning two-run home run against the Mets at Citi Field. (July 20, 2012)

Matt Kemp connects on a first inning two-run
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Matt Kemp connects on a first inning two-run home run against the Mets at Citi Field. (July 20, 2012)

Matt Kemp connects on a first inning two-run
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Matt Kemp connects on a first inning two-run home run against the Mets at Citi Field. (July 20, 2012)

Johan Santana stands on the mound in the
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Johan Santana stands on the mound in the first inning after surrendering a two-run home run. (July 20, 2012)

Johan Santana stands on the mound in the
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Johan Santana stands on the mound in the first inning after surrendering a two-run home run against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Citi Field. (July 20, 2012)

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