“He’s been told and told and told (to be more aggressive when he gets in the batter’s box),” Terry Collins said after the game. “He knows he’s got to do it. He’s talked about it in the past. He knows it. He’s got the reputation for taking the first pitch. He got a ball (Friday night) and did what he’s supposed to.”
Lucas Duda his his career-high 17th home run Friday night, helping the Mets beat the Brewers, 3-2, in Milwaukee.