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Chris Heisey of the Cincinnati Reds is safe (Credit: Jim McIsaac)

Chris Heisey of the Cincinnati Reds is safe at home for a fourth inning run ahead of the tag from Josh Thole. (Sept. 26, 2011)

Reds 6, Mets 5

The Mets showed some fight against the Reds, scoring three runs in the third and taking a one-run lead in the fourth on a sacrifice fly by Jose Reyes, before losing, 6-5.

Josh Thole #30 and Ryota Igarashi #18 of
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Josh Thole #30 and Ryota Igarashi #18 of the New York Mets talk in the sixth inning against the Cincinnati Reds. (Sept. 26, 2011)

Josh Stinson looks on after surrendering a seventh
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Josh Stinson looks on after surrendering a seventh inning three run home run to Chris Heisey Cincinnati Reds. (Sept. 26, 2011)

David Wright is hit with a pitch in
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David Wright is hit with a pitch in the ninth inning against the Cincinnati Reds. (Sept. 26, 2011)

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Nick Evans runs after his third inning two-run
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Nick Evans runs after his third inning two-run double against the Cincinnati Reds. (Sept. 26, 2011)

Jose Reyes smiles after scoring in the third
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Jose Reyes smiles after scoring in the third inning against the Cincinnati Reds. (Sept. 26, 2011)

Jose Reyes connects on a third inning single
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Jose Reyes connects on a third inning single against the Cincinnati Reds. (Sept. 26, 2011)

Chris Heisey of the Cincinnati Reds steals second
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Chris Heisey of the Cincinnati Reds steals second base in the fourth inning run ahead of the tag from Jose Reyes. (Sept. 26, 2011)

Chris Heisey of the Cincinnati Reds is safe
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Chris Heisey of the Cincinnati Reds is safe at home for a fourth inning run ahead of the tag from Josh Thole. (Sept. 26, 2011)

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David Wright and Ruben Tejada of the New
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David Wright and Ruben Tejada of the New York Mets score in the third inning. (Sept. 26, 2011)

Chris Schwinden of the New York Mets pitches
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Chris Schwinden of the New York Mets pitches against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi Field. (Sept. 26, 2011)

Homer Bailey of the Cincinnati Reds pitches against
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Homer Bailey of the Cincinnati Reds pitches against the New York Mets at Citi Field. (Sept. 26, 2011)

Cincinnati Reds' Joey Votto hits an RBI sacrifice
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Cincinnati Reds' Joey Votto hits an RBI sacrifice fly off New York Mets starting pitcher Chris Schwinden in the first inning. (Sept. 26, 2011)

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