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Mets' Eric Young Jr. hits a single off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Mat Latos to drive in a run in the third inning. (Sept. 25, 2013)

Mets vs. Reds

The Mets defeated the Cincinnati Reds, 1-0, in the finale of their three-game series Wednesday at Great American Ball Park.

Mat Latos of the Cincinnati Reds pitches in
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Mat Latos of the Cincinnati Reds pitches in the first inning against the Mets at Great American Ball Park. (Sept. 25, 2013)

Mat Latos of the Cincinnati Reds pitches in
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Mat Latos of the Cincinnati Reds pitches in the second inning against the Mets at Great American Ball Park. (Sept. 25, 2013)

Daisuke Matsuzaka of the Mets makes his way
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Daisuke Matsuzaka of the Mets makes his way to the dugout after warming up against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park. (Sept. 25, 2013)

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Daisuke Matsuzaka of the Mets pitches in the
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Daisuke Matsuzaka of the Mets pitches in the second inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park. (Sept. 25, 2013)

Daisuke Matsuzaka of the Mets pitches in the
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Daisuke Matsuzaka of the Mets pitches in the first inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park. (Sept. 25, 2013)

Eric Young Jr. of the Mets singles to
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Eric Young Jr. of the Mets singles to drive in a run in the third inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park. (Sept. 25, 2013)

Daisuke Matsuzaka and Juan Centeno of the Mets
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Daisuke Matsuzaka and Juan Centeno of the Mets look on after a meeting at the mound in the second inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park. (Sept. 25, 2013)

Mets starting pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka talks with catcher
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Mets starting pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka talks with catcher Juan Centeno during the fourth inning against the Cincinnati Reds. (Sept. 25, 2013)

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Joey Votto of the Cincinnati Reds flips the
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Joey Votto of the Cincinnati Reds flips the ball to Mat Latos after making a play in the second inning against the Mets at Great American Ball Park. (Sept. 25, 2013)

Cincinnati Reds' Jay Bruce steals second base as
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Cincinnati Reds' Jay Bruce steals second base as Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy is late with the tag in the fourth inning. (Sept. 25, 2013)

Mets starting pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka throws against the
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Mets starting pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka throws against the Cincinnati Reds in the first inning. (Sept. 25, 2013)

Mets' Eric Young Jr. hits a single off
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Mets' Eric Young Jr. hits a single off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Mat Latos to drive in a run in the third inning. (Sept. 25, 2013)

Daisuke Matsuzaka of the Mets splashes water on
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Daisuke Matsuzaka of the Mets splashes water on his head after being taken out of the game in the eighth inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park. (Sept. 25, 2013)

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Justin Turner of the Mets reacts after striking
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Justin Turner of the Mets reacts after striking out in the first inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park. (Sept. 25, 2013)

Daisuke Matsuzaka of the Mets walks to the
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Daisuke Matsuzaka of the Mets walks to the dugout with his head down after being taken out of the game in the eighth inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park. (Sept. 25, 2013)

Eric Young Jr. and Daniel Murphy of the
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Eric Young Jr. and Daniel Murphy of the Mets celebrate after the game against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park. (Sept. 25, 2013)

LaTroy Hawkins of the Mets pitches in the
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LaTroy Hawkins of the Mets pitches in the ninth inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park. (Sept. 25, 2013)

Daisuke Matsuzaka of the Mets reacts after being
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Daisuke Matsuzaka of the Mets reacts after being beaten to the first base bag by Billy Hamilton of the Cincinnati Reds in the fifth inning at Great American Ball Park. (Sept. 25, 2013)

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Wilfredo Tovar of the Mets advances to third
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Wilfredo Tovar of the Mets advances to third base on a passed ball in the third inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park. (Sept. 25, 2013)

Mets first baseman Lucas Duda tags out Cincinnati
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Mets first baseman Lucas Duda tags out Cincinnati Reds' Ryan Ludwick at first base after Duda was pulled off the bag by a high throw in the eighth inning. (Sept. 24, 2013)

Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy, right, and shortstop
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Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy, right, and shortstop Wilfredo Tovar pat each other on the head after they defeated the Cincinnati Red. (Sept. 24, 2013)

Cincinnati Reds' Jay Bruce strikes out against Mets
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Cincinnati Reds' Jay Bruce strikes out against Mets relief pitcher Vic Black in the ninth inning. (Sept. 24, 2013)

David Wright throws to first for the out
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David Wright throws to first for the out after fielding a ground ball hit by the Cincinnati Reds' Devin Mesoraco in the fourth inning. (Sept. 24, 2013)

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David Wright throws to first for the out
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David Wright throws to first for the out after fielding a ground ball hit by the Cincinnati Reds' Devin Mesoraco in the fourth inning. (Sept. 24, 2013)

Jonathon Niese talks with catcher Travis d'Arnaud in
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Jonathon Niese talks with catcher Travis d'Arnaud in the fourth inning of a game against the Cincinnati Reds. (Sept. 24, 2013)

Daniel Murphy leans back to avoid a pitch
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Daniel Murphy leans back to avoid a pitch in the second inning of a game against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park. (Sept. 24, 2013)

Daniel Murphy hits a home run in the
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Daniel Murphy hits a home run in the second inning of a game against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park. (Sept. 24, 2013)

Jonathon Niese delivers a pitch during the first
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Jonathon Niese delivers a pitch during the first inning of a game against the Cincinnati Reds. (Sept. 24, 2013)

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Sean Henn walks off the field after giving
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Sean Henn walks off the field after giving up a single, which drove in the winning run in the 10th inning, to the Cincinnati Reds' Shin-Soo Choo. (Sept. 23, 2013)

Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Johnny Cueto (47) talks
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Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Johnny Cueto (47) talks with catcher Ryan Hanigan (29) in the third inning. (Sept. 23, 2013)

Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Johnny Cueto delivers a
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Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Johnny Cueto delivers a pitch to a Mets batter in the first inning. (Sept. 23, 2013)

Eric Young Jr. (22) steals second base as
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Eric Young Jr. (22) steals second base as Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips (4) catches the late throw in the third inning. (Sept. 23, 2013)

Travis d'Arnaud prepares to tag out the Cincinnati
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Travis d'Arnaud prepares to tag out the Cincinnati Reds' Shin-Soo Choo (17) at home plate in the third inning. (Sept. 23, 2013)

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Aaron Harang delivers a pitch during the first
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Aaron Harang delivers a pitch during the first inning of a game against the Cincinnati Reds. (Sept. 23, 2013)

Aaron Harang delivers a pitch during the first
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Aaron Harang delivers a pitch during the first inning of a game against the Cincinnati Reds. (Sept. 23, 2013)

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