Ike Davis gets big hit as Mets beat Braves

Ike Davis follows through on an RBI double

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Ike Davis follows through on an RBI double in the sixth inning of a game against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 23, 2013) (Credit: Jim McIsaac)

What Ike Davis accomplished Tuesday night was hardly superhuman. Braves starting pitcher Kris Medlen hung a two-strike curveball, and in a big spot in the Mets' eventual 4-1 victory, Davis ripped a run-scoring double off the rightfield fence. In a typical season, it would have registered as just one of several key hits that the Mets used to support starter Carlos Torres, who steadied himself to...

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