Found April 13, 2013 on Fox Sports North:
John Buck's start to 2013 has him in some elite company. Matt Harvey is looking to continue his own dazzling start on the mound for the New York Mets. Buck goes for another big performance at the plate, while Harvey tries to win for the third time in as many starts Saturday when the Mets face the struggling Minnesota Twins. Buck was traded twice in the offseason, landing in New York (6-4) from Toronto in a seven-player deal in December. The Mets were hoping Buck could provide some leadership and stability behind the plate, and so far he's blown away those expectations. He's batting .351 with six homers, becoming only the fourth player in 92 years to total 19 RBIs in the first 10 games. Baltimore's Chris Davis did it this year, while Lou Gehrig (1927) and Manny Ramirez (1999) also accomplished the feat. "I'm benefiting from last year. I just tried too hard," Buck said of his .192 average and 12 homers with Miami in 2012. "Now, I'm just goin...
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