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Ruben Tejada makes a catch on a third-inning (Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Ruben Tejada makes a catch on a third-inning pop up by Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips as he collides with Ike Davis during a game at Citi Field. (May 22, 2013)

Mets vs. Reds

The Mets were swept by the Cincinnati Reds after a 7-4 loss Wednesday at Citi Field.

Cincinnati Reds leftfielder Xavier Paul tries to field
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Cincinnati Reds leftfielder Xavier Paul tries to field a triple hit by Rick Ankiel during the seventh inning of a game at Citi Field. (May 22, 2013)

Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips smiles as
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Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips smiles as he slides safely into first after hitting an RBI single during the seventh inning of a game against the Mets at Citi Field. (May 22, 2013)

Rick Ankiel greets Ruben Tejada after Tejada scored
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Rick Ankiel greets Ruben Tejada after Tejada scored on a single by Daniel Murphy during the seventh inning of a game against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi Field. (May 22, 2013)

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Matt Harvey wipes his head with a towel
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Matt Harvey wipes his head with a towel after leaving the game during the seventh inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi Field. (May 22, 2013)

Matt Harvey delivers a pitch during a game
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Matt Harvey delivers a pitch during a game against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi Field. (May 22, 2013)

Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Mat Latos allowed four
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Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Mat Latos allowed four earned runs on eight hits and a walk through 6 2/3 innings against the Mets at Citi Field. (May 22, 2013)

Ruben Tejada makes a catch on a third-inning
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Ruben Tejada makes a catch on a third-inning pop up by Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips as he collides with Ike Davis during a game at Citi Field. (May 22, 2013)

Matt Harvey allowed a season-high four earned runs
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Matt Harvey allowed a season-high four earned runs in 6 1/3 innings against the Cincinnati Reds. (May 22, 2013)

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Matt Harvey looks on after surrendering a three-run
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Matt Harvey looks on after surrendering a three-run home run to Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto in the third inning of a game at Citi Field. (May 22, 2013)

Jonathon Niese reacts during the first inning of
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Jonathon Niese reacts during the first inning of a game against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi Field. (May 21, 2013)

Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Mike Leake threw seven
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Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Mike Leake threw seven shutout innings and struck out four in a game against the Mets at Citi Field. (May 21, 2013)

Jonathon Niese walks off the mound after the
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Jonathon Niese walks off the mound after the final out in the second inning of a game against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi Field. (May 21, 2013)

Ike Davis grounds out to first with runners
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Ike Davis grounds out to first with runners on second and third base during a game against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi Field. (May 21, 2013)

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John Buck watches his double in the fourth
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John Buck watches his double in the fourth inning of a game against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi Field. (May 21, 2013)

Jonathon Niese allowed three unearned runs, all in
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Jonathon Niese allowed three unearned runs, all in the first inning, after the Cincinnati Reds' Todd Frazier reached base on a throwing error by David Wright. Joey Votto and Brandon Phillips scored on the play. (May 21, 2013)

David Wright looks on from the batter's circle
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David Wright looks on from the batter's circle before an at-bat against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi Field. Wright went 0-for-4 at the plate. (May 21, 2013)

David Wright reacts after making the third out
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David Wright reacts after making the third out in the eighth inning of a game against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi Field. (May 21, 2013)

Aroldis Chapman #54 and Ryan Hanigan #29 of
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Aroldis Chapman #54 and Ryan Hanigan #29 of the Cincinnati Reds celebrate after defeating the Mets at Citi Field. (May 29, 2013)

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Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips scores a
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Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips scores a first-inning run past John Buck during a game at Citi Field. (May 20, 2013)

David Wright throws out Cesar Izturis #3 of
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David Wright throws out Cesar Izturis #3 of the Cincinnati Reds in the seventh inning during a game at Citi Field. (May 20, 2013)

Brandon Phillips #4 of the Cincinnati Reds is
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Brandon Phillips #4 of the Cincinnati Reds is hit by a pitch to load the bases during the seventh inning of a game against the Mets. (May 20, 2013)

Marlon Byrd celebrates his three-run home run in
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Marlon Byrd celebrates his three-run home run in the third inning of a game against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi Field. (May 20, 2013)

Ike Davis walks back to the dugout after
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Ike Davis walks back to the dugout after striking out in the third inning of a game against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi Field. (May 20, 2013)

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Rick Ankiel runs to first base after his
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Rick Ankiel runs to first base after his third-inning base hit against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi Field. (May 20, 2013)

Marlon Byrd celebrates his three-run home run with
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Marlon Byrd celebrates his three-run home run with Rick Ankiel in the third inning of a game against the Cincinnati Reds. (May 20, 2013)

Shaun Marcum allowed four runs on six hits
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Shaun Marcum allowed four runs on six hits and one walk while striking out seven in six innings of work against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi Field. (May 20, 2013)

Johnny Cueto #47 of the Cincinnati Reds delivers
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Johnny Cueto #47 of the Cincinnati Reds delivers a pitch during a game against the Mets at Citi Field. (May 20, 2013)

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