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R.A. Dickey, right, celebrates with bench coach Bob Geren after defeating the Arizona Diamondbacks. (July 29, 2012)

Mets vs. Diamondbacks

The Mets took two of four games from the Diamondbacks at Chase Field.

R.A. Dickey, right, celebrates with bench coach Bob
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R.A. Dickey, right, celebrates with bench coach Bob Geren after defeating the Arizona Diamondbacks. (July 29, 2012)

R.A. Dickey throws against the Arizona Diamondbacks in
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R.A. Dickey throws against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the first inning. (July 29, 2012)

R.A. Dickey throws against the Arizona Diamondbacks in
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R.A. Dickey throws against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the first inning. (July 29, 2012)

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David Wright, right, slides home safely in front
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David Wright, right, slides home safely in front of Arizona Diamondbacks catcher Miguel Montero in the fifth inning. (July 29, 2012)

Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Joe Saunders throws against the
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Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Joe Saunders throws against the New York Mets in the first inning. (July 29, 2012)

Paul Goldschmidt hits an RBI single in the
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Paul Goldschmidt hits an RBI single in the sixth inning. (July 29, 2012)

David Wright hits an RBI double against the
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David Wright hits an RBI double against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the first inning. (July 29, 2012)

Arizona Diamondbacks second baseman Aaron Hill makes the
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Arizona Diamondbacks second baseman Aaron Hill makes the off balance play for the out in the first inning. (July 29, 2012)

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Gerardo Parra, right, slides safely home in front
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Gerardo Parra, right, slides safely home in front of Mets catcher Josh Thole, left, after a double by Aaron Hill in the first inning. (July 28, 2012)

Mets pitcher Chris Young throws during a game
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Mets pitcher Chris Young throws during a game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. (July 28, 2012)

Ike Davis singles during a game against the
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Ike Davis singles during a game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. (July 28, 2012)

David Wright reacts after striking out in the
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David Wright reacts after striking out in the fourth inning of a game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. (July 28, 2012)

Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada, top, turns a double
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Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada, top, turns a double play while avoiding Arizona's Stephen Drew. (July 28, 2012)

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Ike Davis hits his third home run of
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Ike Davis hits his third home run of the game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. (July 28, 2012)

Ike Davis, left, celebrates with teammates after hitting
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Ike Davis, left, celebrates with teammates after hitting a solo home run. (July 28, 2012)

New York Mets' Ike Davis, right, celebrates with
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New York Mets' Ike Davis, right, celebrates with teammate Daniel Murphy after hitting a solo home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the second inning during a baseball game on Saturday, July 28, 2012, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

Ike Davis (29) is congratulated by third base
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Ike Davis (29) is congratulated by third base coach Tim Teufel after hitting a solo home run against the Arizona Diamondbacks. (July 27, 2012)

Jonathon Niese delivers a pitch during a game
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Jonathon Niese delivers a pitch during a game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. (July 27, 2012)

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Jason Bay chases down a fly out by
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Jason Bay chases down a fly out by Arizona's Jason Kubel during the second inning. (July 27, 2012)

Stephen Drew scores on a base hit by
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Stephen Drew scores on a base hit by Willie Bloomquist during the second inning. (July 27, 2012)

Justin Upton blows a bubble as he leads
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Justin Upton blows a bubble as he leads off first base during the second inning. (July 27, 2012)

Mets pitcher Jonathon Niese wipes his face after
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Mets pitcher Jonathon Niese wipes his face after giving up a run during the second inning. (July 27, 2012)

Andres Torres slides into third base during a
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Andres Torres slides into third base during a game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. (July 26, 2012)

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Matt Harvey delivers a pitch during his first
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Matt Harvey delivers a pitch during his first MLB start against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field. (July 26, 2012)

Mets pitcher Matt Harvey delivers in his major
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Mets pitcher Matt Harvey delivers in his major league debut during the fifth inning. (July 26, 2012)

David Wright tries to barehand a ground ball
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David Wright tries to barehand a ground ball during a game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. (July 26, 2012)

Scott Hariston takes a lead off second base
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Scott Hariston takes a lead off second base in front of Stephen Drew of the Arizona Diamondbacks. (July 26, 2012)

Matt Harvey delivers his first pitch during a
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Matt Harvey delivers his first pitch during a game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field. (July 26, 2012)

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Mets pitcher Matt Harvey delivers a pitch in
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Mets pitcher Matt Harvey delivers a pitch in his major league debut during the first inning of a game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. (July 26, 2012)

Mets pitcher Matt Harvey throws his first pitch
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Mets pitcher Matt Harvey throws his first pitch in his major league debut during the first inning of a game against the Arizona Diamondbacks. (July 26, 2012)

Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Wade Miley follows through against
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Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Wade Miley follows through against the Mets during the first inning. (July 26, 2012)

Arizona's Paul Goldschmidt tosses his bat after being
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Arizona's Paul Goldschmidt tosses his bat after being called out on strikes during the first inning. (July 26, 2012)

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