Originally posted on Around Citi  |  Last updated 6/11/13
If you think that there is anyone in a Met uniform not fearing for his life (except maybe Wright, Harvey, maybe even Parnell and Murphy, and Rice, as long as his arm stays attached to his body), you are sorely mistaken.  I can tell you however; one guy who is seemingly not going down without a fight is Juan Lagares. Juan Lagares is rightfully believed to be part of the future of this club.  Young player, fantastic defense, good pop on the bat, all culminating into a very high ceiling. Lagares is currently riding a 3 game hit streak, which started June 5th.  He went 3-5 with a double, a run scored, and putting the ball in play every time he was up at the plate.  On June 8th, his next time out, in a 20-inning game, he went 2-8.  If you want to get all technical, he had eight chances for a multi-hit game, but that still means that he out hit everyone except Turner, Buck, and Wright (notably, Ike went 0-2 with a walk before being taken out for Turner as a pinch hitter, and both Rick Ank...
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