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Niese (ankle) will throw his regular between-starts bullpen session Thursday, ESPN.com
Lagares is not in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Dodgers, according to Newsday's Marc Carig
Buck is not in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Dodgers, according to Newsday's Marc Carig
Davis, who sat against lefty Clayton Kershaw on Tuesday, but was in the starting lineup Wednesday, has been moved down to the sixth spot Thursday against lefty Hyun-Jin Ryu.
Duda, who extended his streak of not swinging at the first pitch to 32 at-bats on Wednesday, has been moved up to the cleanup spot Thursday.
Atchison, who seemingly pitches daily, tossed two-thirds of an inning of scoreless relief in a 7-3, 10-inning comeback win over the Dodgers on Wednesday.
Baxter had a hustle double as a pinch-hitter leading off the ninth and scored the tying run later that inning in a 7-3, 10-inning win over the Dodgers on Wednesday.
Rice threw 1.1 scoreless innings of relief in the Mets' 7-3 comeback win over the Dodgers on Wednesday.
Valdespin came off the bench and delivered a walk-off grand slam in Wednesday's win over the Dodgers.
Harvey gave up three runs on four hits while striking out seven over six innings against the Dodgers on Wednesday.
Niese (ankle), who plans to make his next turn in the rotation Sunday, may skip a bullpen session Thursday, ESPN New York
Tejada will play shortstop and bat leadoff in Wednesday's game against the Dodgers, ESPN.com's Adam Rubin
Despite leaving his start Tuesday with a bruised ankle, Niese is optimistic that he will not miss a start, Jon Heyman of CBS Sports