Originally posted on Mets360.com  |  Last updated 6/16/12
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By no measure can we say that that Ike Davis is back just yet. I think he’d have to be way north of the interstate to back up that claim. However, not anymore can we say he is a lost cause and that he has to be shuffled off to Buffalo, because it appears that Davis is starting to get locked in at the plate and emerging from his deep slump. Davis is on a six-game hitting streak, and in that time he has gone 9-16 with one home run, two doubles and seven runs driven in. On the year, Davis is batting just .191  with six home runs and 28 RBI’s while striking out 62 times in 199 at-bats. Those are hardly the numbers Mets’ brass and Mets’ fans expected out of their cornerstone slugger. But after a year off of from baseball due to an injured ankle and then battling a bout of valley fever, Davis could never find a groove in the first couple of months of the season. Well, I don’t know what is (perhaps feeling if he couldn’t get into the swing of things by vising AL ballparks-where you have t...
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