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Called out: Phillies lose to Mets 6-3, falling to 1-6 vs NY

Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Severino Gonzalez (52) reacts on the mound after New York Mets left fielder Michael Cuddyer hits a solo home run in the fourth inning of a baseball game at Citi Field on Monday, May 25, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

NEW YORK (AP) — Ben Revere took an 88 mph fastball from Bartolo Colon that appeared to be an inch or two outside. Larry Vanover signaled strike three, and Revere crouched slightly, turned and disagreed.

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Guthrie roughed up by Yankees, Royals lose 14-1

Kansas City Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie (11) reacts after giving up a three-run home run to New York Yankees' Brett Gardner during the first inning of a baseball game, Monday, May 25, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

NEW YORK (AP) — Jeremy Guthrie knew he wasn’t at his best Monday. Still, the Kansas City starter didn’t think he was this bad.

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Gardner, Yankees rough up Guthrie, Royals 14-1

New York Yankees left fielder Brett Gardner (11) connects for a three-run home run against the Kansas City Royals during the first inning of a baseball game, Monday, May 25, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

NEW YORK (AP) — Brett Gardner, Brian McCann and Chase Headley homered during an eight-run first inning and the New York Yankees quickly erased the memory of a lost weekend, romping past the AL Central-leading Kansas City Royals 14-1 Monday to end a six-game skid.

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Flores, Colon lead Mets over Phillies 6-3

New York Mets' Wilmer Flores (4) points his finger in the air to celebrate his three-run home run off of Philadelphia Phillies' Julio De la Cruz in the sixth inning of a baseball game at Citi Field on Monday, May 25, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

NEW YORK (AP) — Wilmer Flores hit a tiebreaking three-run homer off Justin De Fratus in the sixth inning to help Bartolo Colon win a day after the pitcher’s 42nd birthday, and the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-3 Monday to stop a three-game losing streak.

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Mets 3B Wright going to California to see back specialist

In this April 14, 2015, file photo, New York Mets first base coach Tom Goodwin (26) consoles Mets David Wright (5) who left the field in the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Philadelphia Phillies in New York.  Mets third baseman David Wright has been sent to California to work with the staff of back specialist Dr. Michael Watkins. Wright hasn't played since pulling his right hamstring against Philadelphia on April 14.  His rehabilitation was put on hold May 6 when back pain developed.  (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Hoping David Wright can find “magic fingers somewhere in California” to cure the Mets captain’s ailing back, New York general manager Sandy Alderson has sent the third baseman across the country to work with the staff of specialist Dr. Robert Watkins.

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