Flushing, NY (Sports Network) - The New York Mets have recalled outfielder
Lucas Duda from Triple-A Las Vegas and optioned outfielder Mike Baxter to the
minor league club.
Duda was sent to Las Vegas earlier this month after being activated off the
15-day disabled list. He had been sidelined with a left intercostal strain.
The 27-year-old was hitting .306 in 18 games for the 51s. In 68 games for the
Mets before the demotion, he was batting .235 with 11 homers and 23 runs
Baxter has appeared in 58 games for the Mets this season and is hitting .210
with four homers and 13 RBI.
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