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“I think we’re putting more balls in play,” Mets manager Luis Rojas said. “I think we have a faster team, so there’s different things that you can do. You can hit-and-run, you can steal a bag, you can go first to third like Villar did. I think we know our identity and I think that’s why we’re clicking — finding ways to score enough runs to back up our pitching.”
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