R.A. Dickey goes for 20th win Thursday at Citi Field

R.A. Dickey looks on from the dugout during

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R.A. Dickey looks on from the dugout during a game against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Citi Field. (Sept. 26, 2012) (Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Outside of Citi Field Wednesday afternoon, in a position visible to all passing motorists, the large stadium marquee displayed a photo of R.A. Dickey.

It hardly mattered that the Mets had a game scheduled for later in the night, one that would be started by another pitcher. The spotlight belongs to Dickey, whose bid to record only the ninth 20-win season in franchise history represents the...

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