Found November 06, 2012 on Long Island Met Fan:
PLAYERS: Lucas Duda
TEAMS: New York Mets
Hi all.  Been a while.  We had this storm called Sandy blow through long island and leave it a mess.  now our days are centered around how much time we have to waste waiting and looking for gas.  Of course no one takes the bull by the horns and tries to do anything about it .  Cuomo just loves to state the obvious.   Sorry I am off the soap box. Lucas Duda fractured his wrist moving a couch . 
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