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Mets starter Zack Wheeler delivers a pitch during

Mets starter Zack Wheeler delivers a pitch during the first inning against the Atlanta Braves. (July 25, 2013) Photo Credit: AP

The Mets finished the split of a four-game series with the Atlanta Braves Thursday by winning the finale 7-4 at Citi Field.

Catcher John Buck of the Mets hits a
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Catcher John Buck of the Mets hits a two-run single in the fourth inning against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 25, 2013)

Starting pitcher Zack Wheeler of the New York
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Starting pitcher Zack Wheeler of the New York Mets delivers against the Atlanta Braves. (July 25, 2013)

Marlon Byrd of the Mets is safe at
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Marlon Byrd of the Mets is safe at second against Dan Uggla of the Atlanta Braves. (July 25, 2013)

Marlon Byrd of the Mets hits an RBI
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Marlon Byrd of the Mets hits an RBI single in the fourth inning against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 25, 2013)

Daniel Murphy of the Mets hits an RBI
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Daniel Murphy of the Mets hits an RBI single to left against the Atlanta Braves. (July 25, 2013)

Justin Turner of the Mets grounds out but
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Justin Turner of the Mets grounds out but a run scores in the fourth inning against the Atlanta Braves. (July 25, 2013)

Starting pitcher Alex Wood of the Atlanta Braves
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Starting pitcher Alex Wood of the Atlanta Braves delivers against the Mets in a baseball game at Citi Field. (July 25, 2013)

Starting pitcher Zack Wheeler of the Mets follows
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Starting pitcher Zack Wheeler of the Mets follows through against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 25, 2013)

Mets starter Zack Wheeler delivers a pitch during
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Mets starter Zack Wheeler delivers a pitch during the first inning against the Atlanta Braves. (July 25, 2013)

A trainer checks on Mets first baseman Josh
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A trainer checks on Mets first baseman Josh Satin during the first inning against the Atlanta Braves. (July 25, 2013)

Atlanta Braves' Alex Wood delivers a pitch during
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Atlanta Braves' Alex Wood delivers a pitch during the first inning against the New York Mets. (July 25, 2013)

Atlanta Braves' Reed Johnson follows through with a
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Atlanta Braves' Reed Johnson follows through with a double during the first inning against the Mets. (July 25, 2013)

Jeremy Hefner delivers a pitch during a game
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Jeremy Hefner delivers a pitch during a game against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 24, 2013)

The Atlanta Braves' Evan Gattis runs the bases
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The Atlanta Braves' Evan Gattis runs the bases after his first-inning home run against Jeremy Hefner at Citi Field. (July 24, 2013)

Jeremy Hefner sits in the dugout after he
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Jeremy Hefner sits in the dugout after he was removed in the fifth inning of a game against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 24, 2013)

The Atlanta Braves' Evan Gattis celebrates his first-inning
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The Atlanta Braves' Evan Gattis celebrates his first-inning home run against the Mets at Citi Field. (July 24, 2013)

Jeremy Hefner hands the ball to manager Terry
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Jeremy Hefner hands the ball to manager Terry Collins as he leaves a game against the Atlanta Braves in the fifth inning at Citi Field. (July 24, 2013)

Carlos Torres #52 of the New York Mets
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Carlos Torres #52 of the New York Mets looks on in the first inning against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 23, 2013)

Andrelton Simmons #19 of the Atlanta Braves celebrates
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Andrelton Simmons #19 of the Atlanta Braves celebrates his first inning home run against the New York Mets with teammates at Citi Field. (July 23, 2013)

A general view as the Atlanta Braves bat
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A general view as the Atlanta Braves bat in the fourth inning against the New York Mets at Citi Field. (July 23, 2013)

Kris Medlen #54 of the Atlanta Braves pitches
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Kris Medlen #54 of the Atlanta Braves pitches in the first inning against the New York Mets at Citi Field. (July 23, 2013)

Carlos Torres of the Mets delivers a pitch
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Carlos Torres of the Mets delivers a pitch in the first inning against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 23, 2013)

Carlos Torres #52 of the New York Mets
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Carlos Torres #52 of the New York Mets pitches against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 23, 2013)

Carlos Torres #52 of the New York Mets
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Carlos Torres #52 of the New York Mets tags out fellow pitcher Kris Medlen #54 of the Atlanta Braves in the fourth inning after a sacrifice bunt at Citi Field. (July 23, 2013)

Carlos Torres #52 of the New York Mets
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Carlos Torres #52 of the New York Mets follows through on a third inning RBI base hit against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 23, 2013)

Star Wars characters walk among the crowd during
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Star Wars characters walk among the crowd during 'Star Wars Day' as the New York Mets play against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 23, 2013)

Carlos Torres #52 of the New York Mets
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Carlos Torres #52 of the New York Mets follows through on a third inning RBI base hit against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 23, 2013)

Juan Lagares #12 of the New York Mets
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Juan Lagares #12 of the New York Mets celebrates his third inning run against the Atlanta Braves in the dugout with his teammates at Citi Field. (July 23, 2013)

Bobby Parnell of the Mets walks off the
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Bobby Parnell of the Mets walks off the field after the ninth inning against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 22, 2013)

Bobby Parnell of the Mets walks off the
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Bobby Parnell of the Mets walks off the field after the ninth inning against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 22, 2013)

Bobby Parnell of the Mets looks on in
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Bobby Parnell of the Mets looks on in the ninth inning against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 22, 2013)

Bobby Parnell of the Mets looks on in
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Bobby Parnell of the Mets looks on in the ninth inning against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 22, 2013)

David Wright of the Mets leaps after a
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David Wright of the Mets leaps after a ninth inning force out against Jose Constanza of the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 22, 2013)

Bobby Parnell of the Mets looks on in
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Bobby Parnell of the Mets looks on in the ninth inning against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 22, 2013)

Dillon Gee delivers a pitch against the Atlanta
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Dillon Gee delivers a pitch against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 22, 2013)

Julio Teheran of the Atlanta Braves delivers a
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Julio Teheran of the Atlanta Braves delivers a pitch during a game against the Mets at Citi Field. (July 22, 2013)

Marlon Byrd bats in the second inning of
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Marlon Byrd bats in the second inning of a game against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 22, 2013)

Eric Young Jr. is picked off first base
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Eric Young Jr. is picked off first base in the first inning by Freddie Freeman #5 of the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 22, 2013)

Dillon Gee delivers a pitch against the Atlanta
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Dillon Gee delivers a pitch against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 22, 2013)

Marlon Byrd returns the ball after making a
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Marlon Byrd returns the ball after making a catch for an out during a game against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 22, 2013)

Kirk Nieuwenhuis takes a swing during an at-bat
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Kirk Nieuwenhuis takes a swing during an at-bat against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 22, 2013)

John Buck avoids a pitch during a game
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John Buck avoids a pitch during a game against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field. (July 22, 2013)

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