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Mets ace Matt Harvey off Twitter after photo flap

New York Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey talks to a teammate before a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals Tuesday, April 22, 2014, in New York. The picture Harvey tweeted of himself making an obscene gesture on his way into surgery caused such a stir that the injured New York Mets ace has shut down his Twitter account. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — The picture Matt Harvey tweeted of himself making an obscene gesture on his way into surgery caused such a stir that the injured New York Mets ace shut down his Twitter account.

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Curtis Granderson lifts Mets over Braves 4-3 in 14

Atlanta Braves catcher Evan Gattis, left, looks after New York Met's Curtis Granderson's sacrifice fly during the fourteenth inning of the baseball game at Citi Field, Sunday, April 20, 2014 in New York. The Mets defeated the Braves in extra innings 4-3. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

NEW YORK (AP) — It took all afternoon before Curtis Granderson finally generated some goodwill at Citi Field.

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Mets can’t challenge, rally falls short vs. Braves

New York Mets manager Terry Collins argues a call with home plate umpire Eric Cooper during the third inning of a baseball game against the Atlanta Braves on Saturday, April 19, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — After further review, there was nothing the New York Mets could do about the costly call that went against them.

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Braves pull shaky Kimbrel, hold off Mets 7-5

Atlanta Braves' Justin Upton, right celebrates with teammate Jordan Schafer (17) after hitting a three-run home run during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Saturday, April 19, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — Craig Kimbrel hardly ever needs help with the ninth inning. He got some Saturday night.

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Braves pull Kimbrel, hold off Mets 7-5

Atlanta Braves' Justin Upton, right celebrates with teammate Jordan Schafer (17) after hitting a three-run home run during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets, Saturday, April 19, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — Jordan Walden got the final out with the bases loaded after Atlanta manager Fredi Gonzalez pulled star closer Craig Kimbrel, and the Braves held off the New York Mets 7-5 Saturday night.

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