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Yankees better be careful at Citi Field

Despite Thursday's loss, Mets enter Subway Series red-hot -- a serious challenger

Updated: July 1, 2011, 9:03 AM ET
By Rob Parker | ESPNNewYork.com

To: New York Yankees' pitchers

From: Rob Parker

Re: New York Mets' hitters

DETROIT -- Be afraid. Be very afraid.

Let's face it. No one expected the New York Mets' hit parade to continue on Thursday afternoon.

In fact, many joked before the game against the Detroit Tigers that there was a good chance they could get no-hit. Mostly, it was because they had hit like crazy the previous two nights. Plus, Justin Verlander -- arguably baseball's hottest and stingiest ...

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