Found July 08, 2013 on Mets Merized Online:
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ALL HAIL!!! After riding the pine for two games since the return of Ike Davis from Triple-A Las Vegas, Josh Satin was inserted into Sunday’s lineup at the last minute after Brewers decided to start Tom Gorzelanny instead of their originally announced starter. Satin didn’t miss a beat and continued where he left off going 3-for-4 with two doubles and a single to extend his hitting streak to 11 games. Bravo. Satin is now batting .382 with an on-base percentage of .485 and a slugging percentage of .600 in 66 plate appearances. Of course there’s no way he will keep up that torrid pace, but wow… Terry Collins, who still insists he will not platoon Satin with Davis although how does he explain yesterday, says he will find ways to get his bat into the lineup even if it means getting some reps in the outfield. Satin has played just two Triple-A games in the outfield, but also played in the outfield for Venezuela during winter ball, so he’s not a stranger there. The guys is as athletic and v...
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